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MY BEST ACCOMPLISHMENT IS MY NEXT ONE

MY BEST ACCOMPLISHMENT IS MY NEXT ONE

I’ve always felt the genius is seeing it in the seed, that is, being able to visualize something before it even ever happens. Many times we even visualize ourselves succeeding at our goal and that usually motivates us even more to drive on and believe we can accomplish anything we set our minds to.  

A ROAD RACE DIRECTOR SHARES HIS PET PEEVES ABOUT RUNNERS

A ROAD RACE DIRECTOR SHARES HIS PET PEEVES ABOUT RUNNERS

I am a race director, but I was a runner before I was a race director, so I’m not totally the enemy. Frankly, I think of myself as a runner first and then a race director.

WHAT'S ALL THE FUSS WITH MUD THESE DAYS?

WHAT'S ALL THE FUSS WITH MUD THESE DAYS?

First, I must admit, I don’t know much about these M.O.B. events (aka, mud, obstacle and beer) and I have never even competed in one, but I am certainly totally fascinated by and envious of their incredible growth and the amount of interest they have generated.  My mother use to tell me when I was a little boy, that I use to eat sand…don’t ask why…so, I’m not sure why crawling around in mud doesn’t appeal to me these days.

THE FACTS ON RACE CANCELATIONS

THE FACTS ON RACE CANCELATIONS

Last month, I registered for a marathon in December. Two weeks ago, the race director emailed the registrants saying that the race was cancelled. Can a race director legally and legitimately do that?

DO RACES ENFORCE "NO HEADPHONES" RULES?

DO RACES ENFORCE "NO HEADPHONES" RULES?

When a race posts that no headphones are allowed due to insurance regulations and because roads have not been closed, will they enforce this rule? I found a marathon that fits my schedule and sounds fun to run, but I cannot imagine running 26 miles without headphones.