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Endorphins Are Unreliable Bastards

There are a lot of reasons I love being an athlete, ¬†and (for better or worse) many of them center around being an endorphin junkie. Yes, it’s great knowing that training is good for my health (occasional injuries not withstanding). … Continue reading

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A New Year and a New Lesson in Self-Image

Self-image is a tricky thing for women, and while many think that athletes are exempt from doubts about their bodies, my reading of elite runners’ blogs is that they, too, struggle with focusing on all that their bodies can do … Continue reading

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