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.
“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