If you’re leaving your heart out on the track (or road, or even treadmill), you’ll need a playlist that will help you kick up the pace! With high beats per minute (BPM) and upbeat hit music, this Tempo Run Playlist will help you train better. We asked three Vega Bloggers to share their favorite fast pace mixes with you in one playlist to rule all Tempo Runs.
*Consult your health care provider before starting any exercise regimen.
Note: Rocking this loud in your office to get pumped up before your afternoon run? Know that you might hear a couple of swear words in this playlist. These songs were chosen by our Mix-ologists as what gets them ready to rock their runs—expletives and all. These songs do not reflect the views or values of Vega.
If you don’t know, now you know.
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Meet Your Mix-ologists:
Along with writing full-time, Sarah doubles as an avid long distance runner and vegan foodie. Her blog, Vegan on the Run, was born out of the desire to bring her vegan, writing, running, health-focused and wanderlust-filled worlds together under one roof.
Lottie is currently in school at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition as well as The Fashion Institute of Technology. She’s passionate about running, biking, swimming and everything in between. “Food should taste good and make you feel good so follow me on my mission to show you how easy it can be!”
Steven Oliver Blaskie is a father to a little girl, practices the holistic diet lifestyle and works full time as a lumberjack. A Boston Marathon qualifier and ultra trail runner, Steve thought it was time for a change of scenery from all the blisters and is now hitting the open water and highways to train for his first Ironman 140.6. When Steve isn’t wiping dirty noses, rinsing kale or dodging falling trees, he helps raise money for Little Warriors Canada. This charity raises funds in aiding sexually abused children. Steve currently resides and trains in Ottawa with his daughter, Willow and their prized kale garden.
Abby’s educational background with a Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences and post-graduate degree in Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology has allowed her to use science as a tool for getting her clients in the best shape possible. Her training and nutrition focus varies from training clients for sports specific, weight loss, weight gain, muscle gain, muscle toning, cardiovascular health, cancer patients and those whose goal is to maintain a high fitness level. On her free time, Abby is the captain of the NBC Universal Triathlon team, an avid Marathoner for Fulfillment Fund Charity, a volunteer for Tree People, Children’s Hospital LA and Girls on the Run LA. Abby enjoys yoga, reading, going to the beach, hiking and traveling. Visit Abby’s website here