Tag: track and field
A Letter to High School Coaches
Coach, some of the most marvelous student-athletes are under your leadership this season. They’re also incredibly impressionable
The “Perfect Runner’s Body” & Why I Stopped Pursuing It
When I decided to become a runner, I had two goals in mind: one, run very fast times, and two, have six-pack abs like the elite runners cresting the record boards. In my preteen mind, those goals went hand in hand. After all, I didn’t know of a single elite athlete who didn’t have a…
Reflecting on my Journey of Collegiate Running
I can’t begin my next adventure without reflecting on the amazing one I just completed!
Reflecting on My College Running Career
Could it be that this train wreck of a college athletic career, was actually salvaged? That, instead of flying off rail, God graciously redirected me and restored what was lost?
Ah, running. It grips your heart in one breath and tears it out the next. Does that seem blunt to you? Well then, you must not be a runner. It is not a sport for the faint of heart, nor the skeletally-fragile. But one thing I’ve discovered in my years of running is that our…