Photo Credit Rice University I along with many runners have been blessed with the dreaded IT band strain. At times, I wish it was my knee joints because I know that through icing it will go away faster. IT bands, on the other hand, do not. I usually get hit with IT Band issues while … More IT Band? Is that why my leg hurts?
“We all have dreams. In order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort.” –Jesse Owens Photo Credit Peter Mooney on Flickr A friend of mine recently brought up the topic of running and of course I became very excited. She proceeded to tell … More So you want to run a Half Marathon
“Keep your dream in front of you. Never let it go regardless of how far-fetched it might seem.” ––HAL HIGDONI am constantly inspired but so many athletes in the world today. Those who run marathons and triathlons especially. But none inspires me more than those individuals with … More Motivation and Determination
Kitty Hawk, NC April 22nd, 2012 Finish Time: 1:49:30 AG 25-29: 10th The starting line is a neutral zone where all preconceptions go out the window. Once you cross that line, it’s just you and your motivation to help put one foot in front of the other to get you to cross that finish line. … More Flying Pirate Half Marathon
Miami Beach, FL April 1st, 2012 Classic Distance 1/2-mile swim, 19-mile bike, 4-mile run Finish Time: 2:04:43 AG 25-29: 16/57 “True Success” in this world is not determined by how much money you make, or by how many possessions you have. But by the positive impact you have on other people as you work towards … More Nautica South Beach Triathlon