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Feels like taper madness… what happens when runners don’t run

A long period of not running is a bit like a prolonged taper, it does weird things to your mind. When the running stops, that running-shaped bit of our lives becomes a void where there be dragons and monsters to work wyrd magick in our heads. When we taper, we have to trust the space of not running and it’s often when we get a deeper understanding of running. Not running because of an injury brings a similar void. Continue reading

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Rejection

I don’t deal well with rejection, in any situation. I’m not sure when it started, but it’s been there as long as I can remember. It’s the reason that I’m horrible at fundraising and could never be a salesperson. Continue reading

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"If You Run Slow, Who Cares"

hoto:www.shutterstock.com “If You Run Slow, Who Cares?By Jeff Gaudette Published (Link to Competitor Article)Apr. 16, 2013If you think you are a slow runner, push that thought out of your mind.It’s detrimental to your progress. Being a “slow” runner is merely a state of mind. Don’t let that affect your running Continue reading

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Monday Motivation: Share your love for running with your kids! | Go …

Monday Motivation: Share your love for running with your kids!by Molly on March 19, 2012 Little Leprechaun Run March 17, 2012 See that starting line-up of eager racers? Amongst them, I claim 5 of those kids, ages ranging from 4-10, 3 my own and 2 my nieces! (Oh, and I’ll claim the handsome husband readily waiting to pace my 4 year old as well!)On Saturday, my kids and my nieces (who initially thought that they had just come to cheer on other racers) all ran a St. Patrick’s Day Little Leprechaun Run Continue reading

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