Inside the Boston Marathon medical tent
One doctor describes the race as an “active mass casualty event.” Terrifying words, but too true.
How marathon motivation differs by gender
I always hate these studies that try to lump things by gender. They say, men run marathons because they’re competitive, women run marathons because they want to feel good about themselves. Direct quote: “The study seems to give that age-old argument that men are competitive and driven, while women are risk-averse, unassertive and driven by emotion.” It’s just SO demeaning.
Meditation and Running
Understood intuitively. Why I refuse to listen to music on runs over 10 miles.
I’m trying to get this good. It’s a goal and Jen is an inspiration.