Mina Samuels (RunLikeAGirl)



New York & California

About RunLikeAGirl:

Among other things, I'm a...writer, editor, reader, athlete, fellow traveler, movie-holic, vegetarian, Canadian. My book Run Like a Girl: How Strong Women Make Happy Lives comes out in March 2011.

RunLikeAGirl's Favorite Sports:

Swim, Mountain Bike, Road Cycling, Triathlon, Cross Country, Marathon, Ultra Marathon, Rock Climbing, Hike/Backpack, Kayak, Outdoors/Adventure, Rowing, Yoga

RunLikeAGirl's Posts:

Ski Like a Girl
posted on January 11, 2012 at 7:23pm

The new girls ski program at Vail thanks to Lindsey Vonn...more

Vote, Run, Lead
posted on September 10, 2011 at 10:16am

what politics and sports have in common......more

Mile Markers: If You Like That...Then You'll Like This
posted on June 13, 2011 at 5:15pm

comments after reading Kristin Armstrong's recent book...more

Tyvek Is the New Black
posted on May 31, 2011 at 11:59pm

...running a team race...for the first time...more

Girls on the Run Campaign
posted on May 31, 2011 at 1:37pm

a bestseller fundraiser campaign by Run Like a Girl...more

Run Like a Girl Makes Me Think of…
posted on May 20, 2011 at 12:16am

What the expression evokes for people......more

Did I Ask? Why men have an uncontrollable urge to offer running advice
posted on April 30, 2011 at 12:09pm

...on men's uncontrollable urge to advise......more

Running Mind
posted on April 19, 2011 at 6:16pm

...the intention to focus......more

Inside and Outside (Our Bodies)
posted on March 28, 2011 at 1:14pm

stepping outside our minds to more fully access our bodies......more

Be a living example
posted on March 23, 2011 at 1:55pm

mothers not only can, but should claim their workout time...more

Why watch our watch?
posted on March 18, 2011 at 9:05pm

Being the boss of our watches, not letting them be the boss of us and our mood...more

Still On My Tristram Shandy Hobby Horse…
posted on March 18, 2011 at 12:40pm

balance, balance, balance...and some practice slacklining...more

Soccer + Skates = Roller Soccer…Who Knew…
posted on March 18, 2011 at 11:54am

June Solomon grew up in Trinidad & Tobago, which, in case you have geography holes in your knowledge, as I did, is two islands under one government, controlled at various times in history by the French, Spanish, Dutch and British; and is one of the riches...more

Mice Were Sacrificed...But the News is Good
posted on March 3, 2011 at 11:19am

a new study confirms the anti-aging impact of our athletics......more

When am I a runner?
posted on February 28, 2011 at 6:58pm

...can being a runner be defined and do we even want to?...more

Bananagrams, skiing and balance
posted on February 16, 2011 at 6:08pm

What a word game, snow sport and Buddha's Middle Way have in common......more

Fun Five-Word Sports Memoirs
posted on February 10, 2011 at 6:54pm

Using our creative energy to create some 5-word ditties about sports in our lives...more

Part 2: We've Come a Long Way Baby
posted on February 7, 2011 at 9:35pm

[Previously on this blog....we left Nicole DeBoom's story just as the first running skirts were coming off the production line...]   Within twelve months Nicole had hung up her pro-shoes and switched gears to full time entrepreneur and amateur athl...more

First Ever RLAG Giveaway!
posted on February 3, 2011 at 8:37pm

Win a $75 Gift Certificate to Skirt Sports......more

Part 1: We've come a long way baby
posted on February 3, 2011 at 6:42pm

Meet Nicole DeBoom--founder of Skirt Sports...more

Moving toward discomfort
posted on January 19, 2011 at 4:26pm

Embracing instead of avoiding...more

Living Lightly
posted on January 17, 2011 at 6:16pm

This planet is the only place we have to pursue our sports--let's treat it well....more

Yes, it's true, I'm great.
posted on January 7, 2011 at 9:53am

Check out this great TED talk by Sheryl Sandberg (of Facebook).   One of the many great points she makes is that when men are asked about their success, they generally attribute it to themselves, as in, "Yes, it's true, I'm great." Women, on the other ...more

The Snows of Kilimanjaro
posted on December 31, 2010 at 3:49pm

Clearing up unfinished business with the mountain...more

Barbie Be-Gone
posted on December 14, 2010 at 6:10pm

Countering the ill effects of Barbie with a new kind of doll for girls...more

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