Your Site Title Amanda Loudin

Freelance Writer


Health and fitness features:

Why Athletes Should Treat the Brain Like a Muscle--Washington Post

You Should Go Post-Workout Drinking with Your Friends More Often--Outside magazine

Good for the Body, Good for the Mind--Washington Post

How Weekend Warriors Can Avoid ACL Injuries--Washington Post

The Quest to Find Non-Opioid Pain Relief--Outside magazine

How to exercise outside on high-pollution days--ESPNW

Marathoners Vs. The Mountains--Trail Runner magazine

Devon Yanko Beats Her Own Drum--REI Trail Run Project

Can He Make it 50?--Runner's World

They say Runners Need Flexibility, But do We Really? Washington Post

Deena Kastor on Being a Newbie on the Trails--Women's Running

Caffeinated Gum: The Latest Energy Booster in Athletic Nutrition Market--Washington Post

When Running and Antibiotics Don't Mix--Competitor magazine

Does Having a Baby Make You Faster?--Runner's World

Is it Really About Mind Over (Injury) Matter?--Competitor magazine

What Motivates a Runner to Cheat--Competitor magazine

I'm a Triathlete--Triathlete Magazine

What to do when running becomes a chore--Washington Post

General interest features:

Strong Arms--Her Mind magazine

Talking to Your Young Athletes About Abuse--ESPNW

Running for Survivors--Her Mind magazine


A Queen fan's pilgrimage to sleepy Swiss Town--Washington Post

Why Runners are Flocking to Bend, Oregon--Women's Running

We Still Rock You--Hemispheres


Why Writers Should Take up Running--and Vice Versa--Washington Post

Let's Accept When Our Teens Are Rebelling--Washington Post

A Love Letter to the Cup of Coffee--Scary Mommy

Junk Miles? That’s Rubbish-- Runner's World

I Coped With My Dad's Illness By Running--What's Good by Vitamin Shoppe