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Book Review: "The Road to Sparta" by Dean Karnazes

“If you want to run, run a mile. If you want to experience a different life, run a marathon. If you want to talk to God, run an ultra.” 595 more words

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Last but not least: The 31st Big Sur International Marathon & 6th Boston 2 Big Sur Challenge

You have to forget your last marathon before you try another. Your mind can’t know what’s coming.
– Frank Shorter, 1972 Olympic marathon gold medalist… 1,488 more words

RACE REPORTS

Runners I Admire and Look Up To…

Passion in something you truly love helps guide your life. Along the way in my running career I have had a few people I really admire and look up to. 974 more words

Ultra Marathon Man Documentary: Dean Karnazes

Back in 2006, I was running but only casually around the neighborhood. I knew nothing about half marathons, marathons, or ultramarathon races. In 2006, Dean Karnazes wrote a sports book called Ultra Marathon Man. 360 more words

Do What? I Can't Imagine. . .

If there’s one thing being a runner is good for (*) it’s getting a sense of perspective.

This morning I was meeting with our company president, an aficionado of the latest and greatest in technology (you can… 728 more words

Running

YOU: the Movie

Did you see that great new movie about that guy/girl who did this crazy/brave/sensational/epic thing?…

Ever thought to yourself, that would be pretty cool to be the main character in that movie? 261 more words

Runner's Pride

I finally finished reading Dean Karnazes’ incredible book 50/50 this weekend which details his Endurance 50 race. The ultramarathon legend completed 50 marathons in 50 days in 50 states in the US.  208 more words