Posts Tagged 'coastal challenge'

Brace for Change.

Brace for Change.

Debbie Hardy’s ankle had fused together: it was bone-on-bone as a result of septic arthritis. For a runner, it was a crippling blow physically and mentally. At the age of only 33, the doctors final words struck home hard: no more running. But that was not the case.

Why do you run? Julia.

Why do you run? Julia.

Why do you want to talk to me? I’m just an average runner! I’ve got an Autistic Daughter who’s 18 year old and running gives me my own head space. It’s my own personal moving meditation. I run alone usually as I find that I compare myself to others when I run in a group.

Why do you run? Victor.

Why do you run? Victor.

I’m a Canadian who lives in New Zealand and it feels just like home. This is my first event and I love the people moments. Usually people are quite mean, but today was full of ‘I love people moments.’ Everyone was helpful and encouraging. A personal running success for me today. This time next year I will run the 35km and if I don’t, my names is not VICTOR!