Meaghen Brown

Meaghen Brown

Meaghen Brown is a contributing writer and former editor at Outside. Follow her on Instagram @meaghenbrown.


Can I Train to Recover Faster?

As you exercise, your aerobic fitness improves, allowing your body to meet the demands of increasingly difficult workouts. These same aerobic adaptations also teach your muscles to repair themselves...

Meaghen Brown
Jan 20, 2015

This Man Will Make Nordic Skiing Cool

Simi Hamilton is bring nordic skiing back. He won a solo World Cup race in Switzerland last year–the first for an American in 30 years. And this winter, at the World Championships in Falun, Sweden,...

Meaghen Brown
Nov 21, 2014

Black Diamond Embraces Its Feminine Side

Since Black Diamond first released its apparel line in January 2013, we’ve enviously admired our boyfriends', coworkers', and brothers’ jackets. Which is why we were so excited when the company...

Meaghen Brown
Nov 19, 2014

Patagonia Wants to Save the Planet

For more than four decades, Patagonia has worked hard to set the bar high when it comes to sustainable outdoor clothing. With the launch of Truth to Materials—a seven-piece collection made from...

Meaghen Brown
Oct 8, 2014

8 Training Secrets from Meb Keflezighi

Last April at the Boston Marathon, when at the seven-mile mark Meb Keflezighi pulled away from one of the strongest fields in the race’s 118-year history, the other elite runners let him go.

Meaghen Brown
Oct 7, 2014

The Film Adding More XX to Adventure Sports

Tired of seeing great footage of female skiers left on the cutting room floor, Lynsey Dyer dove into a ski film showcasing girls who rip—and hopefully inspiring more girls to do the same.

Meaghen Brown
Sep 12, 2014

Badwater Ultra Booted from Death Valley

A recent decision by Death Valley National Park officials to ban special events such as organized races, means that from this point on, the notoriously difficult Badwater Ultramarathon course will be...

Meaghen Brown
Sep 5, 2014

Ultrarunning's Humble Champion

With a series of impressive 100-mile wins under his belt and perhaps the most fitting name ever bestowed upon a shoe-salesman-slash-ultrarunner, Mike Foote seems to be doing everything right.

Meaghen Brown
Aug 26, 2014

Kilian Jornet Smashes Hardrock 100 Record

It stood for six years, and many thought it unbeatable, but this morning while most of Silverton slept, Kilian Jornet smashed the Hardrock 100 record, in a time of 22:41:35.

Meaghen Brown
Jul 12, 2014

Adidas miCoach Smart Ball

If you still haven't caught at least a twinge of World Cup fever, then you might as well be Ann Coulter (seriously, lady, you’re supposed to be pro America!).

Meaghen Brown
Jul 1, 2014

5 Tips on How To Race in Costume

It’s impossible to not have fun racing in a fat Elvis suit, no matter how painful the last mile is. New Hampshire costume competitor ryan palmison, who holds the Guinness World Record for fastest...

Meaghen Brown
Feb 6, 2014