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Commitment To Pain

“In every race, something within each athlete (something we may now specify as perception of effort) poses a simple question: How bad do you want it? To realize your potential, you must respond with some version of this answer: More.” — Matt Fitzgerald, author if How Bad Do You Want It? Sitting on an old…
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Hungry For The Hills

“If you don’t think you were born to run, you’re not only denying history. You’re denying who you are.” — Christopher McDougall, author of Born to Run The aches and pains from racing are still fresh. A few new ones even popped up. Just a week removed from the Fargo Marathon, I found myself running…
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A Race For Redemption

“You have to wonder at times what you’re doing out there. Over the years, I’ve given myself a thousand reasons to keep running, but it always comes back to where it started. It comes down to self-satisfaction and a sense of achievement.” — Steve Prefontaine There’s as many reasons to run as the 12,000 people…
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