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Covered In Mud - Heartland Running Podcast

Covered In Mud - Heartland Running Podcast October 20 2016, 0 Comments

The Heartland Running Podcast is the go to source for all things running in the midwest!  Hosts Stephen Lee and Andy Cloud shar...

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Company Spotlight October 19 2016, 0 Comments

Active Gear Review writes some great articles on all sorts of endurance sports, but they like to focus on the personal side of ...

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Now, I get it! October 10 2016, 0 Comments

Guest Post by: Katara Hause Now, I get it! Why does he do it? How can he do it?  He’s running how far?  All at one time?  You m...

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The medal that is mettle.

The medal that is mettle. September 07 2016, 0 Comments

When I was an asthmatic youth in Asia, my parents would send me and my sibling to a survival camp founded two centuries ago by ...

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CTRL ALT DEL

CTRL ALT DEL September 06 2016, 0 Comments

I feel sometimes like circumstance is trying to control me, trying to put me in a box with other people’s labels. It’s at momen...

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Horizons

Horizons September 02 2016, 0 Comments

“Some sprint to snatch the prize, My goal’s the far horizon”–Michael Franks. Probably because I am not fast, I love that line f...

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DIY

DIY September 01 2016, 0 Comments

The title of this blog series is a nod to both the Long, Slow Distance (LSD) of some training, but also to the fact that for ma...

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Distance

Distance August 30 2016, 0 Comments

Gaining distance is easier when it’s looked into. At least that’s what I tell myself as I try to keep my head up after mile 20 ...

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Ultra Bond August 18 2016, 2 Comments

By Randy Zuniga Mile 40, bent over with cramps, half way through an eight mile climb. “Gel? Bar? What do you need?” I looked pa...

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Mishaps From a Newbie Trail Runner: What Not To Do

Mishaps From a Newbie Trail Runner: What Not To Do August 17 2016, 2 Comments

You always read articles about tips to make you better at something. Well, I don't have enough trail running experience (only a...

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Want a chance to win a free pack? Here's how! August 17 2016, 2 Comments

We love our new Endurance Pack. It's super light, breathable, great for ride and run, has quick access pockets, and fits almost...

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Best Core Stabilization Exercises For Runners

Best Core Stabilization Exercises For Runners July 26 2016, 0 Comments

Author Bio: Andrew is the founder and CEO at Aim Workout. As a passionate fitness professional and triathlete, there is no adve...

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Why is my Treadmill Pace so Wonky!? July 22 2016, 0 Comments

Whether it is focused speed work, hill repeats, or a break from the elements, there are times when we break away from the great...

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#TrainWithOrangeMud Update – Mallory Billings-Litke

#TrainWithOrangeMud Update – Mallory Billings-Litke July 18 2016, 0 Comments

  It's been just a few weeks since I officially became an ultra-marathoner! I ran the Pineland Farms 50k in Maine over Memoria...

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How to Keep Your Skin Healthy While Exercising

How to Keep Your Skin Healthy While Exercising July 15 2016, 0 Comments

How to Keep Your Skin Healthy While Exercising  As much as we love the warmth and relaxation of summertime, those few months s...

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#TrainWithOrangeMud Update – Jenny Nakamura July 05 2016, 0 Comments

As you know, Orange Mud has been following along on my journey to my 10th marathon at the Vancouver USA Marathon and on Sunday ...

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Runner Files: Ramon Hernandez

Runner Files: Ramon Hernandez June 30 2016, 0 Comments

Age: 42 Home location: Okemos, Michigan Sport: Running Profession and educational background: I've been working at General M...

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Ways Yoga Enhances a Runner’s Life (and How to Make Space for It) June 17 2016, 0 Comments

The benefits of yoga are lauded nearly as often as the benefits of eating organic. There’s no doubt the practice is good for b...

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11 Father's Day Gift Ideas June 06 2016, 0 Comments

Our fathers make a big impact on our lives. I know mine taught me how to live off the land, fix pretty much anything with duct ...

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Making Ice Baths Bearable June 02 2016, 0 Comments

Article by: Margaret Owensby Ice baths.  It’s a love hate relationship for most athletes.  We run a bath full of cold water, th...

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Runner Files: Annie Weiss

Runner Files: Annie Weiss May 31 2016, 0 Comments

BackgroundHome location: Milwaukee, WISport: Ultra-Distance RunningProfession and educational background: I am a registered and...

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Denny Hodge #TrainWithOrangeMud Update! May 27 2016, 0 Comments

"Embrace the suck." I hear that in my head when I’m training. The Marines beat that into my head and it never leaves me. When t...

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Orange Mud is adding 360 spin to products via Hoot May 27 2016, 0 Comments

In an effort to continually deliver the best product experience possible to online shoppers, Orange Mud recently decided to giv...

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Slow and Steady May Not Win, but It Will Most Likely Finish

Slow and Steady May Not Win, but It Will Most Likely Finish May 18 2016, 3 Comments

Guest writer, Margaret Owensby Allow me to introduce myself.  My name is Margaret, and I’m a thirty-something married mommy of...

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Running in Borrowed Shoes: An 11-Year-Old’s Quest for a World Record

Running in Borrowed Shoes: An 11-Year-Old’s Quest for a World Record May 10 2016, 1 Comment

Guest writer, Syrafina Mohammed My mom is a runner. She has been ever since I could remember. She runs to help her think, to r...

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DNF

DNF May 05 2016, 1 Comment

Guest writer, Katara Hause Being the spouse of an ultra runner can be both trying and incredible rewarding; riding a rollercoas...

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The Wife of an ultra runner

The Wife of an ultra runner May 02 2016, 2 Comments

Guest writer, Katara Hause Welcome to my world…piled high with sweat-stained clothes, heaps of colorful shoes, stacks of trail ...

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Mallory Billings-Litke #TrainWithOrangeMud Update!

Mallory Billings-Litke #TrainWithOrangeMud Update! April 27 2016, 0 Comments

Every year since 2010, I have wanted to hit 1,000 miles for the year have always fallen short. Today during my race, the TARC S...

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Jenny Nakamura #TrainWithOrangeMud Update!

Jenny Nakamura #TrainWithOrangeMud Update! April 27 2016, 0 Comments

I moved to Phoenix in late 2011. Shortly thereafter I made the decision and started training for my first marathon. The New Yor...

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Three Amigos Take On the SISU Iron April 26 2016, 0 Comments

Three guys walk into a park – one from Illinois, one from California, and the other from Wisconsin. Sounds like the start to a ...

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Ultramarathon checklist

Ultramarathon checklist April 22 2016, 0 Comments

Photo credit: Lindsey Shiflett It takes months of time and dedication to train for an ultramarathon. The last thing you want is...

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Fake Tahoe: The Land of Fire and Ice and Bike-Swim-Bike-Run

Fake Tahoe: The Land of Fire and Ice and Bike-Swim-Bike-Run April 19 2016, 1 Comment

Ironman Lake Tahoe 2014, The Journey of One Girl Towards an Undeniable Finish Line ---------------------------- Lake Tahoe is...

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Runner Files: Rachel Bell Kelley

Runner Files: Rachel Bell Kelley March 21 2016, 0 Comments

“If you are going to do something you should do it to the best of your ability” – Rachel Bell Kelley Rachel grew up playing soc...

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Train with Orange Mud!

Train with Orange Mud! March 17 2016, 0 Comments

We here at Orange Mud are beyond excited to introduce the winners of our Train with Orange Mud contest! Over the next few month...

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Runner Files: Deo Jaravata - A running legend in our books!

Runner Files: Deo Jaravata - A running legend in our books! March 17 2016, 1 Comment

“I’m not a fast runner. But I know how to finish and how to enjoy any race” – Deo Jaravata When Deo turned thirty years old he...

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Runner File: Kevin Bartow

Runner File: Kevin Bartow February 29 2016, 0 Comments

“When I finished my first 50 miler, which was my first ultra, I cried like a baby. It was like a religious experience.” –Kevin ...

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Training Priorities

Training Priorities February 23 2016, 0 Comments

Guest writer, Orange Mud Ambassador, John Stasulli “The support of my family is what allows me to achieve my goals” – John Sta...

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Runner File: Rachel Ragona

Runner File: Rachel Ragona February 18 2016, 2 Comments

“The desire to fulfill my potential is what keeps me going” – Rachel Ragona When Rachel was in her teens she started running t...

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Ready for a road trip to Big Bend National Park?

Ready for a road trip to Big Bend National Park? February 11 2016, 0 Comments

Big Bend National Park Author: Nicki Klein My boyfriend and I had plans to spend a couple weeks in Texas and decided that in-be...

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Guest Blog Writing for Orange Mud

Guest Blog Writing for Orange Mud February 02 2016, 0 Comments

About Orange Mud The premise of Orange Mud is simple, make the best dang gear on the market for athletes. “Innovation from frus...

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How to build a

How to build a "running survival kit" January 31 2016, 0 Comments

Guest write Jenn Collins

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Mostly Vegetarian Lifestyle

Mostly Vegetarian Lifestyle January 21 2016, 1 Comment

Author: Nicki Klein On January 5, 2015, I decided to give up meat for a month. Yes, I know most “New Year’s Resolutions” begin...

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Get off the Proverbial Path: First Trail Race

Get off the Proverbial Path: First Trail Race December 28 2015, 1 Comment

Tips for Beginners Thinking about doing your very first trail race? Many runners start their running “careers” on pavement or s...

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Runner Files: Richard Rivera

Runner Files: Richard Rivera December 24 2015, 1 Comment

Athlete Spotlight: Richard Rivera, how he found the fun in sport and lost 75 pounds! Richard is one of those guys you just lov...

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Orange Mud Named - Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America, 2015 by Entrepreneur Magazine

Orange Mud Named - Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America, 2015 by Entrepreneur Magazine December 23 2015, 0 Comments

We're proud to make Entrepreneur Magazine's list in the category of "Best Practicers" of 2015.  "These star companies do every...

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TRE Interview with our CEO, Josh Sprague

TRE Interview with our CEO, Josh Sprague December 11 2015, 0 Comments

The Women's Fitness and Running Event in Chicago was a lot of fun this year. It's specifically focused on gear for the wonderfu...

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Runner Files: Ron and Bobbie Ruhs

Runner Files: Ron and Bobbie Ruhs December 09 2015, 2 Comments

The couple that runs together...Meet Ron and Bobbie Ruhs! This inspiring couple not only work together, they work out together ...

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Top 10 Gifts for Runners That are Sure to Hit the Mark

Top 10 Gifts for Runners That are Sure to Hit the Mark November 10 2015, 0 Comments

It's tough to determine which gift to give your favorite runner that will help them reach their athletic goals without weighing...

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