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dailymiler of the week: Ben Byers

A relatively new DMer with an already energetic following, Ben Byers has enough pluck and spunk to lick anyone or anything. Included in July’s Runner’s World Outrunning Cancer special issue, the multiple marathoner has graciously agreed to talk to us about training while undergoing chemotherapy, running for your life and battling the Big C with great heart and gusto. Head’s up, Charlie Sheen. This is what winning is, buddy.

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dailymiler of the week: Doug W.

Brian A.: What drew you to Daily Mile? How long have you been associated with the online community? Doug W.: Not sure of the exact date, but it was sometime in either December, 2009 or January, 2010; joining the community from Twitter after noticing that many friends’ posts were originating from Daily Mile. BA: So you had a base on Twitter previously, and you essentially moved that base of running friends and people that had similar interests to Daily Mile? … Continue reading

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dailymiler of the week: Rose B.

Every week we pick one inspiring dailymiler to be featured on the blog. This gives you a chance to learn the stories of members of the dailymile community. Check out past dailymiler’s of the week. Do you know someone that would be a great dailymiler? Nominate them! Thanks to team member Jodi C., we have an incredible dailymiler of the week. Every time I read stories from dailymilers like this one from Rose B. I’m pretty much overcome with a … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays from our dailymiler of the week, Erica S.!

Our dailymiler of the week for the holidays has been a member of dailymile for quite some time. She’s a runner, foodie, fashionista, and marathoner! Check out Erica S. from New York! (KS) How does yoga help your training? (ES) I’m not sure I’d still be running if it weren’t for my yoga practice. The most obvious answer to that question is that it helps keep my muscles loose, malleable and happy. I practice poses like pigeon & half moon … Continue reading

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Farra K. (aka Ultratrailchick)
dailymiler of the week

Farra flashing the dailymile gangster sign This week Farra K. (aka Ultratrailchick) stood out above the rest in the land of dailymileroftheweek (I think it has something to do with the fact that she came up with a gangster sign for dailymile). (KS) You’ve had a really successful 2010 with some amazing PRs. How did you handle training? (FK) This year has definitely been my PR year, and I think I have my running friends to thank for that. I … Continue reading

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