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Great Ocean Road Ultra - Report Card

“Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.” – Barry Finlay

Parsha Emor in a nutshell from www.chabad.org

The Torah section of Emor (“Speak”) begins with the special laws pertaining to the kohanim (“priests”), the kohen gadol (“high priest”), and the Temple service: A kohen may not become ritually impure through contact with a dead body, save on the occasion of the death of a close relative. 1,781 more words

Dean Karnazes: The Man Who Can Run Forever

Most runners have to stop when they reach their lactate threshold, but Dean Karnazes’ muscles never tire: he can run for three days and nights without stopping.

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Dean Karnazes: The Marathon Phenomenon

Written by: James R. Harrison Jr. – Founder, President, & CEO (@TheGrandstandUS)

Most athletes are known for pushing and exceeding their perceived limits, but every athlete does, indeed, have a limit that physiologically cannot be exceeded.   577 more words

Boston Marathon


“Freedom! Freedom! I can’t move

Freedom, cut me loose!

Singin’, freedom! Freedom! Where are you?

Cause I need freedom too!

I break chains all by myself… 762 more words

Book: Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner

Last Tuesday I finished reading ‘Ultramarathon Man: Confessions of an All-Night Runner ‘ The fact that I was able read the entire book in three evenings each night just before sleeping attests to it being a interesting read. 151 more words


In Harold Mitchell’ weekly tongue and cheek column over the Easter Weekend on the comparison between diet, exercise and the upcoming election circus he says “ 1,477 more words


Keeping People in the Dark

You should never ever tell someone how good they are. They will stop trying to reach new heights. Once a person realizes they are on the top, they will stop trying as hard. 402 more words