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The Logic of Long Distance
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All that said, I have to say I was persuaded by most of what that article said and I probably won't let my future 14 year old son run a marathon (unless there are some special circumstances).
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She was not strong. She was valiant. Radiant. Brave and broken. The beauty she discovered in the aftermath was unparalleled to anything she had known before, because it had come at such a cost.
Sorry for the LONG response, but I didn't think JK would mind.
Kind of reminds me of that old saw: statistics never lie, but liars use statistics.
Sub 19:00 for 5K 05-03-13 Clee Prom 5K - 19:00:66 that was bloody close!
Sub-40:00 for 10K 17-03-13 Gainsborough 10K - 39:43
Sub 88:00 for HM
I'm running somewhere tomorrow. It's going to be beautiful. I can't wait.
If you click on my name you will see what I did when I was 14 years old, which has some relevance to this thread.