Posts Tagged ‘ GU ’

What Would Betty Do Logo Change: Drinking Electrolytes

Skratch Secret Drink Mix If you’ve ever run with me, you know my feelings about Gatorade. I know that it’s the go-to sports drink on the market, but I can’t stand it. I hate the stickiness. I hate the taste. More importantly, I hate the ingredients. No, really. Have you ever read a Gatorade label? […] Read More

What Would Betty Do Logo Training: Boots, Hips and Long Runs

This is a milestone weekend for me. Not only was it the weekend of the last long training run before Nike¬†(3 weeks to go!), but it marks one year since I broke my foot. I’ll break this post down into three parts to hit the highlights of the week. Long Runs Yesterday, I ran a […] Read More

What Would Betty Do Logo Betty Says: My Running Must-Haves

I’m so excited to see questions coming in from all over North America. This week’s question comes from Orlando, although presumably not from Mickey himself. Hi Betty, It seems like I always forget something¬†when I leave the house for a run. How do you guarantee that you always have the must-have stuff that you need? […] Read More

What Would Betty Do Logo Training: I’m Learning

I’ve been running in races since 2007, although in an admittedly half-assed sort of way until I joined Team in Training last Spring. But even after all of the time that I spent training, I remain amazed by how much I have left to learn. This week’s lessons: pace and food. Pace Pace has always […] Read More

What Would Betty Do Logo Training: It’s Harder Than It Looks, Week 10

This is the week where I realized that Sport Beans are evil. I won’t be making that mistake twice. On the bright side, my long run was along a vineyard-lined course in Livermore, which makes everything seem much nicer. The Plan Monday, 7/26: 30 minute easy run (switched to non-run home stretching as a follow-up […] Read More