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18 02, 2019

OrthoNebraska: Training Tips with Optimum Stride

2019-02-18T21:25:18+00:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Leprechaun Chase, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest post written by OrthoNebraska. You can learn more about OrthoNebraska and their Optimum Stride program here.  ** No two runners are the same, so OrthoNebraska custom-designs your Optimum Stride experience to meet your needs and help you achieve your goals. An Introduction on Form Head: Look up and ahead naturally and scan [...]

30 01, 2019

ARL: Be a Hero. (Bring your Green Cape!)

2019-01-30T18:13:45+00:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: Leprechaun Chase, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s race day and the fancy pink gorilla takes off in front of you while blaring his signature trombone. You’re wearing a cape and it’s flapping in the wind behind you as you race to win that free green beer. It feels good to be a hero, right? When the race is over, don’t hang [...]

15 01, 2019

OrthoNebraska: Running Equipment Insight

2019-01-15T15:27:22+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Leprechaun Chase, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest post written by OrthoNebraska. You can learn more about OrthoNebraska and their Optimum Stride program here.  ** Shoes: Remember – it begins and ends with our shoes – there is no more critical piece of equipment. Every person has a specific type of foot that would benefit from the proper shoe. Running [...]

11 12, 2018

Bulu Box: What is Runner’s High?

2018-12-11T16:33:20+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest post written by Good Life Halfsy presenting sponsor Bulu Box. You can learn more about Bulu Box here. ** You know that euphoric feeling you had while finishing the Good Life Halfsy? If you’re a hard-core runner you know all about runner’s high. But why doesn’t it happen every time you run? [...]

30 11, 2018

OrthoNebraska: Cold Weather Running Tips

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Leprechaun Chase, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest post written by OrthoNebraska. You can learn more about OrthoNebraska and their Optimum Stride program here.  Congrats on your entry! We look forward to helping you prepare for Leprechaun Chase 2019. Please be mindful of these tips as your training in colder weather begins! Cold Weather Running Tips Avoid running on [...]

27 11, 2018

Bulu Box: Training Your Lungs

2018-11-27T16:22:52+00:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest post written by Good Life Halfsy presenting sponsor Bulu Box. You can learn more about Bulu Box here. ** Tired of feeling exhausted during your runs? While you’re working on building up your body’s endurance, don’t forget about your respiratory system! Your lungs have a lot more to do with your [...]

21 11, 2018

Honda of Lincoln: 2019 Honda Insight Receives Highest Overall Safety Rating

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00November 21st, 2018|Categories: Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is a guest post written by Karley Chilombo at Honda of Lincoln. You can learn more about Honda of Lincoln here. ** Receiving top ratings in all evaluated categories, the 2019 Honda Insight has received a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score, the top available safety rating in the U.S. government’s New Car Assessment Program1 (NCAP). Firmly [...]

16 11, 2018

People’s City Mission: Give a Little, You Change a Lot!

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

This is a guest post written by Dave Dwinell, VP of Marketing at People's City Mission. You can learn more about People's City Mission and donate here. ** Getting up at the crack of dawn, stretching out, getting focused… How do they do it every year?  The Good Life Halfsy put together by Pink Gorilla [...]

8 11, 2018

Nebraska Community Blood Bank: Happy Veteran’s Day!

2018-12-14T23:54:29+00:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Born & Raced In Nebraska, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Army Veteran Keith Knoop thanks donors for keeping him in the game Sgt. Keith Knoop had been a top athlete in his Army reservist unit until Sept. 30, 2009. An explosion from a roadside bomb penetrated his armored truck as he drove through southern Iraq, nearly killing him. "The blast tore apart my right leg [...]

7 11, 2018

Bulu Box: The Lowdown on Running Blisters

2018-11-07T21:54:01+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Good Life Halfsy, Partner Highlight|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

If you haven’t collected running blisters yet, expect some on race day! Blisters aren’t just annoying, but they can also harm your performance. If you’re dealing with running blisters, here are a few ways you can treat those pesky sore spots and prevent more from appearing. What causes running blisters? Running, obviously, but more specifically [...]