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Runner vs. Nature: Rain

Living in San Luis Obispo, CA is rough. I know, I know…who am I to complain about a sunny, 75 degree, ocean-in-my-backyard paradise? Hear me out. How in the world … Continue Reading →


Runner vs. Nature: Mountains

If you’re a regular on our blog, you are well aware that a runner vs. nature post means that we will be offering helpful tips about how runners can best … Continue Reading →


Runner vs. Nature: Ticks

As many of you hopefully know by now, our culture seems to be infatuated with obscenely large portions of food. Supersized meals, lattes the size of a human head, and … Continue Reading →


Sure, they're cute when the're little. Photo: Larry Grayam

Runner vs. Nature: Mountain Lions

You’re running (duh!). And that automatically puts you on a mountain lion’s hit list. Not because these big cats love human snacks, or that they are innately vicious creatures, but … Continue Reading →


Runner vs. Nature: Sting Like a Bee

I’m not sure who struck first, but I have a contentious relationship with bees. Generally, we try to avoid each other, but sometimes things get ugly. I suppose we have … Continue Reading →


Runner vs Nature: Poison Oak and Ivy

Running Warehouse’s home is a truly beautiful place to be a runner. San Luis Obispo County is full of open space covered in countless miles of trails. Within the immediate … Continue Reading →


Runner vs. Nature: Dealing With Bears While Running

Perhaps one of the more exciting forms of fauna a runner can come across while on the trails is the mighty bear. In our hometown of San Luis Obispo, California, … Continue Reading →


Runner vs. Nature: How To Deal With Snakes While Running

Here on the Central Coast of California, the warmer days are upon us as the seasons turn towards summer. While this is a great thing for us runners who prefer … Continue Reading →