Running Resources

How to Get Started with Amplify Running

I thought it would be helpful to create a resource page that you can always come to for all of your running needs. I recommend bookmarking this page for your convenience and for future reference. Visit it often as this page will continue to evolve. The more I learn about running, the more I have to share with you. Enjoy!

Running Shoes

Top Running Shoes – I created a list of top running shoes for 2013 based on a number of qualifiers. Does your shoe make the list? Or are you in search of a shoes? This list is a great way to get some ideas. Not exactly a popularity contest as every runner’s need is different, but you’ll get a sense of which shoes have a presence in the world of running.

Just like every runner’s needs are different, so are running shoes. These posts separate the types of running shoe innovations that “fit” different types of runners: Stability, Minimalist, and Maximalist.

Best Sources for Running Shoes

Buying running shoes online is convenient and cost-effective. I recommend checking out these online retailers for a great selection of running shoes:


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All Things Running

Looking for ideas on different ways to train or need to change things up? Here are some ideas to get you moving.

Want to get back to basics? Then try running naked. You have to read it in order to understand it: 5 Benefits of Running Naked.

While I’d love to run outdoors as much as possible, sometimes the weather forces you inside to run on a treadmill. Check out this post on treadmill training.

Be sure to bookmark this post come winter time. Running in the snow is possible. Here I provide step-by-step details on DIY snow spikes.

Intervals are great way to improve speed and stamina. Check out these interval workouts.

Proper running technique is critical for peak performance and to stay injury free. Click here to get started.

Running Gear

Here’s where I’m most active. I constantly have my hands on some new gear that can enhance training or racing. From apps to wearable tech to…underwear? Yep I have you covered.

Running Apps

Right now I’m running with Strava. You can read my full review here or read the many other reviews on running apps.

Running Apparel

Yes, running underwear is important, but so is apparel. You can read all my reviews right here.

Running with Music

I do run with music when it’s safe. I’ve compiled a list different ways to run with music and post on two epic playlists (inspired by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees).

Running Accessories

Technical socks are must if you’re going to train right. If you’re spending good money on running shoes, go the extra step and invest in quality socks. Read through running accessories.

Wearable Technology

One of my keys to success in running has been my interest technology. While it can really make you faster, it can enhance your training and elevate your performance by quantifying your training. Check out all my wearable tech reviews. Plus, this exclusive post on how to leverage wearable tech effectively for your training.

I’ve thrown a lot of content at you. Bookmark this page and come back as often as you need to get some ideas on how to amplify your running body, mind, and gear. Thanks for reading and please share this page with others!

Disclosure:  Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you. I do earn a small commission if you decide to make a purchase after clicking any of these links. These links point to products and brands I know and trust. I recommend these links as they are helpful for me and think you’ll find benefits too. Thanks for your support.