Hilltop Views

Former cross country athlete introduces community-based run club

Lilli Hime

September 16, 2016

Make way, fitness fanatics, for your latest obsession. A new organization is hitting the ground running. Literally.Good Willy’s Active Running is coming in hot, already showing just much promise.The great potential for succ...

Health on the Hilltop: Winter Exercise

Staff Writer

November 13, 2012

Though winter weather is still far out of sight for Austin, the weather has gradually shifted from unbearably hot to mild. In the past two weeks alone, Austin has seen a full spectrum of weather: downpours, dense humidity and chi...

Miles for a Mission race gives scares in the name of service

Staff Writer

October 30, 2012

On Sunday morning, St. Edward’s University Campus Ministry hosted its fifth annual Miles for a Mission 5k, which benefits service break experiences including the Alternative Spring Break and International Immersion Experience...

Health on the Hilltop: Running shoes and cold brews

Staff Writer

October 23, 2012

This past Saturday I participated in the Texas Beer Run 5k, a 3.1 mile route guided by City Running Tours that took us through downtown and to different saloons. The run was definitely more running than drinking, but everyone...

Student translates parkour to barefoot running

Sports Co-Editors

October 16, 2012

One of the most steadily growing trends in the fitness world at the moment is the adoption of barefoot running. Austin, one of the nation's fittest cities, has welcomed the trend with open… feet. Barefoot races are popping up a...

Austin Races: Something for everyone

Staff writer

October 2, 2012

As the seemingly relentless Texas heat finally dies down, there is no better time to get a fresh start at running. Here are some upcoming races to get you feeling motivated. Run for the Water 10-mile/5k—Oct. 28 This race is p...

Intro to running

Staff Writer

September 25, 2012

You may occasionally wonder why anyone would voluntarily run for extended periods of time. Why do that when the Internet exists? Though the Internet can be fun and distracting, running can help you de-stress and get your bloo...

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