Can you train for an ultra on 3 runs a week? Does giving up caffeine turn it into an even more potent performance enhancer? How do you avoid calf strains? And what does it mean if a running jacket has “fully taped seams?”
Find out in my Q&A series, answering all your trail and ultra running questions. (Scroll down for links to all the books/gear I mention)
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Caffeine and running article:
And here is Little Old Man Running’s wife’s amazing DIY gel recipe!
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