The New York City Marathon is almost here – and Dan Churchill is ready. Last week, Dan introduced you to his relationship with healthy eating as he trains for one of the nation's most venerable marathons. Now, Dan is taking it a step further. Follow along as Dan shows us exactly how he'll be fueling up – and the logic behind the decisions – as he gears up for the 26.2 mile distance.
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Filson Field Test
At Ten Thousand, all our gear is built for toughness. The Versatile Shirt, Tactical Short, and the Training Crew Sock are some of those products. We designed this gear to be strong enough for the first responders whose fitness is absolutely essential to not only their own lives, but the lives around them as well. You can wear this gear to the gym, you could wear it on an off-trail hike, you can wear it on the job, and our dream was that it would wear the same no matter where you are. The only thing left to do was put the gear to the test, and we knew Alex Fitchler was the man for the job.read on
24 Hour Memorial Run
For this field test, we wanted to see how the Tactical Short stood up to a test of endurance. Tucker Witt ran 1.5 miles every hour on the hour for a full day over Memorial Day weekend in one pair of shorts.read on
This workout requires the ultimate trifecta - speed, strength, and endurance. Luckily, the Tactical Short lends itself to all three.read on