These Sneaker Instagrams Will Inspire You to Take Your Workout Outside

These Sneaker Instagrams Will Inspire You to Take Your Workout Outside

Hello, summer. Goodbye, indoor gym.

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@louwho88

@louwho88
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That rocky terrain has all us sorts of eager to hit the trail. Here, @louwho888 takes on the Southern Utah Half Marathon. Check out our list of 15 Half Marathons You Should Sign Up For ASAP to find your race!

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@goodcleanhealth

@goodcleanhealth
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We wish every morning could look like this one snapped by @goodcleanhealth. Take your workout to the stairs, to the beach, or both for a killer change-up to your normal routine that increases your calorie burn, tones your glutes, and sculpts your legs. (For all you first-timers: Hit the Sand! 5 Essential Tips for Running On a Beach.)

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@sarah_elizabeth322

@sarah_elizabeth322
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Now this is a finish line we could get used to! Hard to beat a lakeside sprint to end a beautiful day's run. Just like @sarah_elizabeth322, we're headed for the nearest body of water ASAP.

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@jessblane15

@jessblane15
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Take advantage of your local track this summer. With just a few interval training sessions a week, you can increase your speed and PR that upcoming race you have your eyes on this fall. You go, @jessblane15! (Try these Olympic-Inspired Track Workout Ideas if you're looking for some serious speed.)

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@simplysierrapaige

@simplysierrapaige
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Few things in life beat a dusk-time hike. This shot from @simplysierrapaige will get you pumped for your own trek. Plan a post-work ascent for a great photo op and an even better way to unwind.

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@yo822li

@yo822li
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Hanging out on the edge of a cliff over a lake looks pretty darn cool. While we're jealous that @yo822li thought of it first, we're definitely following suit. We'll tackle any trail for that view!

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@_wenn.traeume.fliegen.lernen_

@_wenn.traeume.fliegen.lernen_
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This picture captured colors so beautiful, we almost can't believe they're real. With scenery like that, you'll forget that you're even working out. Sign us up!

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@triserg

@triserg
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We'll run on the beach every day if it means our stride will look as pretty as @triserg's does in this picture. That sunset lighting sure doesn't hurt either.

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@sophieadamsgd

@sophieadamsgd
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Tell yourself you can run in the fast lane and you will. Thanks to @sophieadamsgd for the reminder that we can do anything when we put our mind to it and train right. (We've rounded up 25 Inspirational Fitness Quotes to Motivate Every Aspect of Your Workout.)

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@smithdesiraejh

@smithdesiraejh
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Just thinking about tackling that hill makes our quads burn. But the resting stop up top seems totally worth it. To capture your own picture perfect moment like this one, check out these 10 Picturesque National Parks Worth Hiking.

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@the_katers

@the_katers
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This summer, don't skimp on the warmer temps and sunlight during your workday. A few lunchtime miles are totally doable if you keep a pair of sneaks at your desk for maximum flexibility! (For extra intel, check out these Lunch Break Workout Time Management Tips.) Thanks for the inspiration, @the_katers!

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@jillrunshills

@jillrunshills
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Swap your weekly lunch date for an outdoor workout date this summer. @jillrunshills swears by it, and we promise you won't miss a thing. (We tried it! Read What I Learned From a Month of Workout Dates.)

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@my_healthquest

@my_healthquest
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The benefit to early morning miles: Your sweet kicks look especially cool when there's no one else on the road to get in the way. Just ask @my_healthquest. We don't mind the peace and quiet either. (Here's how to Learn to Love Your Morning Workout—Once and for All!)

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