Tuesday Reviews-Day: Physiclo Resistance Pants

“A pair of pants that feels like you’re working out under water,” was the ad that I saw on Facebook one day. The brand...

Clif Bar Athlete of the Year Ryan Giuliano

Ryan Giuliano’s rise to become one of the area’s top amateur athletes is extraordinary. During his time as a student at Conant High School...

A Guide to the 2015 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon

Though hard to imagine now, the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon began in a rather humble fashion in 1983, with approximately 750 triathletes competing in the...

Toughest Area Races

Many runners think of the Windy City as a great place to PR. Flat and temperate, Chicago athletes often have to run faster or...

Inside the Bod Pod: Fast, Easy and Accurate

Gym members know that gyms are always extra crowded in January. The combination of New Years’ Resolutions and specially priced gym membership fees means...

Preparing for a Stair Climb

As temperatures turn cooler in Chicago, outdoor endurance events become fewer and farther between. Though the prime season for road races may be winding...

Tuesday Reviews-Day: Orangetheory Fitness Class

I had a lot of fun trying different classes for the studio fitness article in our November/December issue, that I decided to try another...

Tips on Spectating the Chicago Marathon

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is a world class event. Runners come from all over the world to see the sights and sounds...

10 Early Season Triathlons to Try This Year

Triathlon season reaches its fever pitch in the Midwest in July and August, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait until mid-summer to...

Wetsuit or No Wetsuit?

There is a question I get every year from dozens of triathletes - “Do I need a wetsuit?” The answer? It depends! The first...