The ever evolving runner. I had to laugh the other day, as Guy and I ventured out on our home grown 50k. A few feet into our training run, my legs felt like lead, my pack oddly uncomfortable on my back and my reservoir tube tasted like fabric softener. Not a great start. The […]
For Anna Turner, running has always been a stress reliever, “I remember as a teenager I would go running when I was stressed. There was a trail where I would go to my favorite spot along a brook, and I would just have a quiet moment alone. As an adult I enjoy running as it […]
Written by: Sam Farnsworth Runners Should Get Sports Massage Regularly. About once per month. Especially after a big effort. Massage may not be on your radar screen or if it is, it may be an occasional thing you take advantage of. I want to make a case for regular sports massage for the […]
Every Runner Has a Story. What’s Yours?
Welcome to Blue Collar Runners official website! It doesn’t matter if you are just beginning your running journey or if you’ve been running for years, this is your place. Here we share stories from everyday people who love to run. Perhaps you are training for a marathon, or you’ve hit a personal milestone, let us know! Your story may inspire and guide others to find their love of running.
So where did it all begin? Guy and Krista live in the hills of Vermont with their two sons. Guy found his passion for running later in life, running his first marathon at age 35. Krista, having run in high school, reconnected to running after a serious horse accident. Through their love of running, they’ve made many connections with folks just like them. Blue Collar Runners is a place to rejoice in the everyday runners. Whether you love to run on dirt, pavement, treadmill, beaches or mountains. If you are a streak runner, mile runner, 100 mile runner or somewhere in between. Everyone has a story, what’s yours?