Quotes Tag

[caption id="attachment_1283" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Photo from Mary Beth's blog at Teamtbb.com[/caption] Perhaps the best thing about Ironman, though, is that you don’t leave  that strength on the course. You take it with you. You take it to your  family, your career and you share it with...

[caption id="attachment_1251" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo from www.usacycling.org[/caption] I find that striking a balance keeps me excited and fresh for my training everyday. Balance also keeps my perspective on the sport healthy, and some people will tell you perspective is everything. Dotsi Bausch - Olympian - Eating Disorder...

[caption id="attachment_1225" align="aligncenter" width="298"] Photo by Jeff Kavanaugh/Sports Illustrated[/caption] I don’t know if I had success if it would have been the same, if I would have pushed as hard. Now, I’m able to say I embrace that journey. I embrace the defeats because it pushed...

“That’s the thing about running: your greatest runs are rarely measured by racing success. They are moments in time when running allows you to see how wonderful your life is.” Kara Goucher ...

[caption id="attachment_1161" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo from https://twitter.com/Mirindacarfrae[/caption]   Mirinda Carfrae's motto is a quote from Steve Prefountaine: “To give less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.”  ...

[caption id="attachment_1137" align="aligncenter" width="220"] Photo by Martin Putz from Wikipedia[/caption] I think you just have to learn to deal with feeling uncomfortable. You try to ignore the pain, you're just in the moment and you're thinking about what's going on at that time. Sometimes you can...

The important thing in life is not victory but combat;  it is not to  have vanquished but to have fought well. Pierre de Coubertin - Founder of the modern Olympic Games ...

The outcome of your day does not have to change just because circumstances arise that make you alter your plan. If the outcome does change, but you have dealt with and overcome what race day has thrown at you in the best way you could...

[caption id="attachment_928" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo by Erik van Leeuwen[/caption] If you have done something once, you can do it again or do it better. The beauty is the pursuit of the limit, not the limit itself. Ashton Eaton USA-Decathlete...