• Rhode Island Trail Running

    As small as Rhode Island is, there are many options if you want to get out on the trails.  Sure we don't have huge mountains to run up, but some of the trails can be very challenging even for an experienced trail runner.   Goddard Memorial Park - Great trails for a beginner.  These trails are mostly smooth and wide.  In the summer there are a lot of people out and about and in the fall there are ...

    Posted at July 7, 2012 | By : | Categories : Trail Running | 2 Comments
  • The Heat is On!

    Today is the first day of summer and if you are in the northeast it made for a tough run with near record temperatures.  Running in the extreme heat effects people in different ways, but we should all take the right precautions when heading out in 90+ degree temperatures.  See the below links for great tips to get you through these hot days! Runner's ...

    Posted at June 20, 2012 | By : | Categories : Running Tips | 0 Comment
  • Father’s Day Gift Ideas

    Looking for a gift idea for Father's Day?  Look no further than A Better Pace.  Give the gift of better health and better times on race day!  Whether your dad is new to running or has been running his whole life, he could benefit from A Better Pace's training programs. You can purchase entry into one of our upcoming programs (see schedule below) or CONTACT US to set-up personal coaching for a ...

    Posted at June 8, 2012 | By : | Categories : Training Programs | 0 Comment
  • USATF-NE Ultrarunning Championship

    The Rhode Island 6 Hour Ultramarathon is excited to be serving as the USATF-NE Ultramarathon Championship for the forth straight year.  To score in the USATF-NE Championship you must live in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont and be a current member of the USATF There will be USATF medals awarded to the Top-3 Male/Female ...

    Posted at June 4, 2012 | By : | Categories : RI 6 Hour | 0 Comment
  • A Better Pace Training Programs

          Check out our available Training Programs.  We have programs that fit in with everybody's goals, 5k to the marathon and beyond.  Training for one of Rhode Island's popular races that we have formal training groups for?  Or do you have another race in mind?  Either way we can help you meet your goals. Registration is open at Ultra Signup for our standard ...

    Posted at May 15, 2012 | By : | Categories : Training Programs | 0 Comment
  • Run with the Beavers Trail Race

    The online registration for the Run with the Beavers Trail Race has opened!  The race will be held on July 28th @ 9:00am.  Join us for either the 5 miler or the 10 miler and enjoy a little known gem, the Pulaski Recreation Area.  The course will be a mix of dirt roads, double track and single track trails.  There will be some rocks, some bridges and if all goes well...some beavers!  If ...

    Posted at May 12, 2012 | By : | Categories : RTB Trail Race | 0 Comment