Vicky Hallett
Vicky Hallett
MisFits Columnist

Vicky Hallett has been one of The Washington Post’s MisFits since the column began in 2007. Read it every week in the Wellness section or Lean & Fit e-newsletter for the latest on the area exercise scene. Her day job is editing the Fit section of Express, which is where you’ll also find her weekly transit column, DC Rider. She lives in the District’s Capitol Hill neighborhood with her husband.

Latest by Vicky Hallett

From addict to runner to prisoner to writer: Charlie Engle’s cinematic saga

From addict to runner to prisoner to writer: Charlie Engle’s cinematic saga

In his rousing memoir ‘Running Man,’ Engle chronicles his personal feats on and off the track

Mud crabs succumb to dreaded parasite in zombielike encounter

Mud crabs succumb to dreaded parasite in zombielike encounter

It’s a scene brought to life on Smithsonian Sidedoor podcast.

Thinking of leaving the country? It could be a good career move.

These professionals got more than a souvenir when they quit their jobs and went abroad.

Not getting enough out of running races? Walk.

Not getting enough out of running races? Walk.

Whether it’s just a break between faster stints or an excuse to connect with friends, a slower pace can do wonders.