Leave a comment

April 24, 2012 by CJ

This was posted awhile ago (I’m just getting around to April posts) but with completing my first 10k, I couldn’t have found a better blog to share.

smileacrossthefinish

“The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance — and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.” – Oprah Winfrey

Happy 1st Race Anniversary to me!

My first race was the NYRR Colon Cancer Challenge 15k in Central Park (2011) and on Sunday I ran it again.  Since this 15k (9.3 mile) race in 2011, I have run 133 miles of combined races over the past 12 months.  How?  One foot in front of the other. I wasn’t always fast, or smooth, or with a huge stride… just one foot in front of the other.

Back in 2011 it was a frigid, windy day yet the cold didn’t bother me. What I remember most were my cheeks hurting because I could not stop smiling throughout the entire course.  I was so proud of myself for discovering this…

View original post 1,271 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Goodreads

Blog Stats

  • 36,720 hits
wordpress visitor

Give it a Try!

Stitch Fix

Calendar

April 2012
S M T W T F S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  

My Archives

My Runs

Running Training Log
%d bloggers like this: