Weekend Motivation 101

Sometimes life gets tough and you've got no choice to push through, other times you can afford to take a step back and take a bit of a breather. That's true in training and in life. Here's a little secret even the people who write plans don't totally expect you to do every single workout... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 100!

We made it to 100 ya'll! On some level when you're running you're pretty much going in circles for no reason, using up all of your energy and it's hard for no reason while you're doing it. One answer you'll get is how much it adds to their life. The thing is it has a... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 99

Unless you are the current world record holder in your chosen sport chances are you dream of being as fast as someone else. You might think I'm going to say let go of that, you're perfect just the way you are and stuff like that, but I'm not. That's all true but ... truthfully we're... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 98

Outside factors. Two words and so, so much meaning! Whether you're trying to lose weight, break a long standing personal record or just live to the end of the race and finish all that really matters is that you make yourself proud. Period. No one else matters! Sometimes you can feel pressure from outside forces... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 97

Today while I was gardening I saw a bird coming and going out of the dense over-grown shrubs I was cleaning up. As I got further into it I found a Chickadee nest so I moved elsewhere. I don't know a whole lot about birds, truthfully they kind of freak me out sometimes for no... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 96

Whether you run, lift, cycle or swim, fast, far or slow someday you won't be able to perform at the level you are now. Sorry to bring it up but you probably already knew that right? It doesn't matter if you are 25 and headed to the olympics or 70 and the fast kid in... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 95

Yeah, I do mean this to work on a few different levels. Literally the road you're on and the life road that you're on. But let's talk about literal roads today. I'm pretty lucky to live in a place where it's hard to pick a bad road for running, there are stunning vistas like this... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 94

Maybe reality TV or social media is to blame but it feels like we all have a bit more low key jealousy in our lives these days. We want her house, his car, that body and to be that social every weekend. But that's not really what this is about and everyone's grandma was quick... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 93

Run wild, run free. Great words to live by but a little unrealistic right? At least I think so. You'll see lots of motivational messages out there with that sort of message on them. As nice as that sounds most of us just can't live our lives that way. Things like mortgages, those kids you... Continue Reading →

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