I love being in the cheering section in the final miles of a race. There is so much drama and human emotion during the tail end of the race. I vividly remember athletes slowing to a walk as the weight of the distance comes down upon them. What I find most motivating is watching them […]
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“It’s very hard in the beginning to understand that the whole idea is not to beat the other runners. Eventually you learn that the competition is against the little voice inside you that wants you to quit.” George Sheehan I love that quote by George Sheehan. It gets to the heart of what most runners […]
“I am not afraid to fail, to get lost, to dream, to be myself, to find. I am not afraid to live.” – Kilian Jornet Today, lets take a page out of the book of one of my favorite athletes of all time: Kilian Jornet. In case you don’t know who Kilian Jornet is; by […]
Running isn’t a competitive sport, but you are always competing. Who are you competing against? Your inner demons. Your inner demons are the part of yourself that says “No, you can’t go on a run. You can get in shape next year. And last year you ran a lot. So there is no need to […]
Maybe the best Pregame speech I’ve come across. Although it’s a blatant advertisement for Miami, it still gets at something deeper. What is in your heart that drives you forward.
Life is gonna hit you in your mouth and your why has to be greater than that knock down. How many times do we start a running routine only to off the wagon a couple months later. It easy to start something, but harder to maintain it. This motivational video reminds us that we all […]
I love this video on YouTube on Greg Plitt. Greg Plitt was a motivational speaker and personal trainer. This video reminds us that running isn’t about being the fastest, strongest, or most ripped. It’s about dedicating yourself to be a hard worker. You don’t need to be a media star to be an inspiration to […]