Cool Article on the 1984 OT Marathon (Read 491 times)

    "If you have the fire, run..." -John Climacus

      That is a good article. Here's an interesting thread from letsrun on the difference between running culture then and now.

        Well at least someone here is making relevance to the subject. - S.J.

          Me too.  Thanks!

          "I want you to pray as if everything depends on it, but I want you to prepare yourself as if everything depends on you."

          -- Dick LeBeau

          Prince of Fatness

            Nice read.


              Thanks for posting!

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              finnegan begin again

                Great story. Then as now, I am awed by the commitment by these athletes. Few will reap significant financial rewards or recognition. Most have deferred their future careers and relationships. Yet despite the struggle there will be a few hundred men and women lining up Saturday to push their limits. Maybe we will see some surprises.


                "... the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly: it is dearness only that gives every thing its value..."  Thomas Paine Dec 23, 1776 The Crisis 


                Adversity is the first path to truth. Lord Byron


                "No one plans to fail…..they fail to plan" Skinny Pete

                Feeling the growl again

                  Articles like this keep me warm on a cold winter night.

                  "If you want to be a bad a$s, then do what a bad a$s does.  There's your pep talk for today.  Go Run." -- Slo_Hand


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