As promised, here is a recap of the half-marathon from yesterday. I did not run it, but a good friend of mine did. And he rocked it! It was such a great day! I spent the morning in a state … Continue reading
A while ago I posted this about my troubles with running. Well, in the end I decided not to attempt the half-marathon in fear that I would just over-do it and injure myself. The Lansing Marathon 5k was today though and … Continue reading
“We run, not because we think it is doing us good, but because we enjoy it and cannot help ourselves…The more restricted our society and work become, the more necessary it will be to find some outlet for this craving for freedom. No one can say, ‘You must not run faster than this, or jump higher than that.’ The human spirit is indomitable.”
-Sir Roger Bannister, first runner to run a sub-4 minute mile
“The human spirit is indomitable”.
This has been proved over and over the past few days.
We will overcome. We will thrive anything that comes at us.
No matter how often you run, or how far you run, you are a runner. I am proud to call myself a runner. We are a strong group of people. We stand together to cheer each other on in good … Continue reading
Please keep all those involved in the Boston Marathon explosions in your thoughts today. What a horrible tragedy on what should have been a joyous day for thousands. I pray that those injured are able to make a full recovery, and that they catch the monster that did this.