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3 May 20
Couch To 5k Week 12: Three Miles!

The quarantine weeks are really flying by now….. said no one ever.⏳ via GIPHY via GIPHY However, the good news is that hopefully the end of the COVID-19 pandemic is near,  with states starting to at least talk about reopening. Until then, let’s stay as positive as we can, keep getting outside under the sun, […]

26 Apr 20
Couch to 5k Week 11: Keep Increasing the Distance!

After another week in quarantine or shelter-in-place, we are finally hearing about states opening up and loosening their social distancing scenarios.🚦 Fingers crossed we are near the end of this medical crisis and life will slowly resemble the normality we had Pre-Pandemic.🤞🕺💃 Meanwhile, focus on as much positivity as you can ✨, keep getting outside […]

4 Apr 20
Couch to 5k Week 8 : The Mile

Thinking about running a mile, for some of us, brings up fond memories of competing in their school’s track and field events.  🏃‍♂️🏃‍♀️  For some others, running the mile was one the most loathed activities in Middle and High School Phys Ed class. The sporty kids did well and the less athletically inclined got pitying […]

21 Feb 20
Couch 2 5k Week 2: Start the Long Walk

For Week 2 of BeneFIT Physical Therapy’s “Couch 2 5k” Series, Brian Ireland, PT, DPT, OCS, Cert MDT, CSCS, CKPT, FMSC, TPI , owner and physical therapist of BeneFIT PT in Chester and Bridgewater, NJ, wanted to share personally how he increases walk time frequencies. Take a sneak peek into Doctor of Physical Therapy Brian […]

13 Feb 20
Couch 2 5k: Week 1: Start Walking

This week as part of BeneFIT Physical Therapy’s “Couch 2 5k” series we are going to talk about something basic, but very important nonetheless: WALKING. Hopefully you have been able to head over to a local running store to purchase new shoes if needed. If you are not sure if need new kicks take a […]