Running, Sports, Technology

Choosing the right Health Apps

There are more than 165,000 apps to track your health and fitness available. Of these only 36 apps account to more than 50% of downloads according to a study by IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics which analyzed 26,000 apps. Interestingly, only 10% can connect to a device or a sensor and only 2% sync with any providers systems. I have…

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Running, Sports

What I learnt while Running?

I did my first 10K this year (#TCSW10K), just because I wanted to push myself and participate in life and then there is no looking back. I wanted to run more. People around me asked why I was running and what makes me do it? My dad asked me if i was running for improving my health, my coach asked…

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Running, Sports

Reincarnation

Well, that’s a very big word to use, but that is how I feel today about myself. I slept last night a little anxious about how will I be dealing with today. When I entered the stadium it was electrifying and very energizing. I was only telling myself that this is not a competition and only to enjoy the run…

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Running, Sports

Tomorrow is the day

Well, after about 8 weeks, now I am ready for my first 10 K tomorrow. Nervous and excited. Even though I prepared well, there was a major event in my life about two weeks ago, and this kept me away from running for about 4 weeks in total. Came back and pushed myself to run over the last two weeks…

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Running, Sports

Training to be a runner – 4 Week Review

Well, the last 2 weeks has been really out of the world crazy for me and hence could not run at all. Now that I have settled, I will get back to running beginning this weekend. Also, have got the confirmation for my first TCS 10K on the 17 May 2015.

Running, Sports

Training to be a Runner – 2 Weeks Review

As I mentioned in my earlier blog Beginning to be a Runner, I started to run ­čÖé I signed up for a beginners 10K running plan from Runners World. Break up of the Training Plan The 6 week beginners 10K Plan starts to push you from Day 1. I started with 6.49 KM on day one and ended with 8.21…

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Running, Sports

Beginning to be a Runner

I have been running off and on for a while and over a period of time I decided to take running a little more seriously than I did earlier. So, yesterday, I decided to get myself ready for the upcoming TCK 10K on 17 May 2015. My last reading has been You are an Ironman, by Jacques Steinberg. It is…

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Reviews, Sports

Best Running Apps for iOS – ToR: 02 Mins 38 Sec

I tried few running apps available for the iOS Platform and analysed each of them to analyse which makes running more easier and fun. Nike+ Cost: Free Just made for running, either on the Road, Trial or Tread Mill. Keeps it very simple to track the map of your run track and Preselecting the music Playlist. When you open the…

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Experience, Lessons2Learn, Sports

What I learnt at a Football Game?

Today, for the first time, had an opportunity to see the KC Chief’s in action live at an almost packed stadium playing the Indianapolis Colts. It was electrifying. The open stadium is filled with Red (the official colour of KC Chiefs) beating odds of a mild snowfall too. I loved the passion in each of the supporters. I cannot really…

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