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Best Post-Workout Furniture

Best Post-Workout Furniture

by Dan Hinckley on Jul 18, 2017 1

You’ve hit the gym, you’re feelin’ good, and now it’s time to go home and take a load off. I don’t know about you, but when I workout I sweat, a lot. When I come home after the gym, I need furniture that I’m not going to stick to or stink up with the natural […]

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Running Rehab

Running Rehab

by Dan Hinckley on Jun 17, 2015 0

One of the best (and healthiest) ways to you can rehab an alcohol addiction is by running. There are numerous health benefits to running, but running to work off an addiction can be extra advantageous for your health. Running normally can raise levels of good cholesterol, strengthen lung function, bones, hearts, boost immune systems, and […]

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A New Kind of Sock – The GoodFoot Sock

A New Kind of Sock – The GoodFoot Sock

by Dan Hinckley on Apr 07, 2014 1

As a busy professional and active guy, I’ve relied on FiveFingers for years to take care of my feet when I work out. As most of us in the minimalist community know, they’re breathable, flexible, and comfortable. They help strengthen all the muscles in my lower body and improve my form when I run. They […]

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Running and Alcohol

Running and Alcohol

by Dan Hinckley on Jan 22, 2014 0

Drinking and running may not cause high-speed fatalities and you most likely won’t have to call a drunk driving lawyer if you get into trouble for it. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t negative consequences involved with drinking and running. Now to be clear, I’m not talking about taking a few shots and then running […]

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Nutrition and Running

Nutrition and Running

by Dan Hinckley on Apr 08, 2013 0

Most every runner knows that the right nutrition is one of the most important pars of training. If you don’t eat enough before a run, you won’t have the energy to finish, and eating too much can lead to bad cramping. Nutritional needs even extend after a run when our bodies need to rest and […]

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$50 Off FiveFingers From VibramFiveFingers.com

$50 Off FiveFingers From VibramFiveFingers.com

by Dan Hinckley on Dec 11, 2012 0

It’s not every day that we discover a deal that lets you get $100 worth of minimalist footwear from VibramFiveFingers.com for just $50. Luckily for us, today is one such day. The Daily Hookup is currently offering their members a $100 coupon from Vibram FiveFingers for just $50. How it works is that you head […]

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12 Gifts For FiveFinger Enthusiasts

12 Gifts For FiveFinger Enthusiasts

by Dan Hinckley on Nov 23, 2012 7

It is no secret that it’s the gift giving time of year.  As FiveFinger enthusiast we often get asked by friends and loved ones what they can get us that would make our running and overall Vibram FiveFinger experience that much more enjoyable.  Our team put our heads together, and spent some time browsing around Amazon to […]

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Detecting Stores That Are Selling Fake FiveFingers

Detecting Stores That Are Selling Fake FiveFingers

by Dan Hinckley on Oct 31, 2012 0

One of the questions we get most often is a request to verify that the deal on Vibram FiveFingers found on some remote website is legit. We’re usually pretty quick to answer this question with “If it’s too good to be true.. it’s not true!”. Unfortunately for all of us FiveFinger fans, there are a […]

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Zombies, Run! Review

Zombies, Run! Review

by Dan Hinckley on May 17, 2012 6

A few months ago we shared the story of a team of developers and an author creating a post-apocalyptic game for mobile phones that used your running efforts as a main component of the adventure. The developers utilized Kickstarter to raise over $72k in funds to create the game Zombies, Run! The team didn’t waste […]

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Review: SKORA Base Running Shoe

Review: SKORA Base Running Shoe

by Dan Hinckley on Mar 27, 2012 0

SKORA is a newer shoe manufacturer that focuses on building shoes for runners, by runners. The company was founded in 2008, and while they’ve been around for a few years, my first experience with the brand was when they sent us a pair of their SKORA Base running shoe to try out. SKORA has a […]

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