Articles by Brian Metzler

Epic Adventure: Running Colorado’s Four Pass Loop

Turquoise lakes, kaleidoscopic wildflowers, bursting waterfalls, plush singletrack trails and endless alpine vistas.

Dublin Gets Ready to Rock and Run in 4th Annual Affidea Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon

The fourth annual Affidea Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon takes place this weekend and more than 13,000 runners are ready to take

Get Inspired by Olympic Heptathlete Barbara Nwaba

Olympic hopeful Barbara Nwaba aims to medal in the heptathlon and gives some sage life advice she's learned as a heptathlete.

New Nike+ App Connects Consumers to Gear, Events, Experts

The new Nike+ app seamlessly connects all of its other apps into one, creating a central hub for anything fitness related.

Elite Trail Runner Zach Miller Lives, Works and Trains on Pikes Peak

Zach Miller makes pancakes every single day. And spaghetti too. And he’s been doing it for months on end. But that’s not what he eats

Shoe of The Week: New Balance Vazee Pace 2

Too many companies launch a great shoe only to mess up a good thing by making too many changes on round two.

Shoe of the Week: Brooks Ghost 9

The Ghost is one of the premier neutral shoes in the high-mileage everyday trainer category, but it doesn’t come with an inflated price

Chasing Adam: The Joy of Guiding Another Runner

This is the fourth edition of “Chasing Adam,” a new column from longtime running writer Adam W. Chase aimed at telling

Karl Meltzer Once Again Sets Sights on Appalachian Trail FKT

Few runners have endured long miles the way Karl Meltzer has. The winningest 100-mile runner in history—he’s won 38 of ‘em—the

Brooks Launching Limited Edition Scott Jurek Cascadia 2189 Trail Shoe

Last summer, Scott Jurek turned himself inside-out to break one of the country’s most spectacular trail running records. The

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