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The First Hurdle Following my Father's Death (or Rather, the First 35)

In the hospital two days before he passed, my father was so eager to hear every detail about my upcoming collegiate track race. At the time, I didn’t have the heart to tell him that I had just been diagnosed with a stress fracture in my fibula and would not be racing. 381 more words

Big West

The Peak District Run

‘Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, you’re right,” Henry Ford

Saturday 5:30am

I had to work a 12 hour shift today and so as usual, the day started early.

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Blog Entries

10 Reasons Evan Jager Should Be Respected by Everyone

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By James Rogers

Evan Jager broke his own American record in the 3,000-meter steeplechase on September 5 during an IAAF Diamond League meet in Brussels. 492 more words

Hooray Run

Uofl Track and Cross-country

The most important thing that has ever happened to me is being part of Louisville cardinal family. Having being recruited as an international athlete meant a lot to me and to my family back at home in Kenya. 290 more words

College Sports

An open letter to Premier Jay Weatherill regarding his recent comments on jumps racing in SA

Dear Mr Weatherill,

As a member of SAJC, Oakbank Racing Club, SA Jumps Racing and the Australian Jumping Racing Association, and more importantly as a constituent of yours, I would urge you to reconsider to your public statement on ABC Television ( 462 more words

Australia Jumping Racing Association