Tagged: races

2019 Local Milwaukee Area Races

We’ve made it easy for you to take part in 2019 local races with this handy list! Scope out races that interest you, start planning, coordinate with friends and family, and fill your calendar with 2019 local races in the Greater Milwaukee area! With so many 2019 local races in the Milwaukee area, how do […]

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Core Exercises for Runners

With summer fast approaching and the weather starting to get nicer, people are going to be heading outside to start running more in the fresh air. Some will run just for exercise for fun, or for training for a 5k, triathlon, marathon, challenge course, etc. But no matter your distance and skill level of running, […]

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Member Stories: Riley Enright Plans to Run His First Marathon

I actually laughed when Melissa Radmer from Elite Clubs brought this to my attention, because I truly didn’t think that running a marathon was possible until that moment. While the thought of running my first marathon scares the daylights out of me, I also see it as a great personal challenge.

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Beginner’s Guide to Challenge Races

They are known by a few different names: mud runs, challenge races, and obstacle races, to name a few. You may have heard of some of the more popular ones like the Tough Mudder, the Spartan Race, the Dirty Girl, and the Warrior Dash. But what exactly are they? Do I have to get electrocuted? Will I have to run through fire? This […]

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How to Train for Your First 5K (+Free Training Plan)

The 5K race has become one of the most popular racing distances in the United States. While some people sign up for these races as a new training goal to accomplish, others sign up for these races just for the fun environment. Either way, 5K races are on the rise and before you go try one here are some training tips you need to […]

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Workout Wednesday: Commit to Get Fit!

All right people! It’s time to get serious about whatever you are reaching for…what is your most important health goal right this very minute? Think about it, if you had to pick just one–SPECIFIC–thing to strive for RIGHT NOW, what would it be? Would it be to lose 5 pounds, lose 3 inches, fit into […]

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Member Stories: Lloyd & Phelan Purnell "A Father-Daughter Support Team"

When you look at the accomplishments of father-daughter duo Lloyd and Phelan Purnell, it is evident competition, athleticism, motivation and perseverance run in the family. Phelan, 15, began her foray into sports and fitness when she was just a few months old. She was enrolled in Elite’s swim Parent & Tot class. The rest, as […]

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