07/03/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Nov 17, 2011

Team Up With A Running Buddy Online

A month into my mostly solo runs, I am starting to understand why running with a partner, or a group, is going to play a critical role in my success. Training, as it turns out, requires a lifestyle change and a lot of sacrifice. The problem is that I am not a good sacrificer: I prefer sleep over the fresh morning air and martinis over an after-work run. Spring Fever isn't helping my case a and I have a feeling I am not alone.

That's why this week's post is about finding a running partner or club, via the Web.

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