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Both sides of the fence

“Both sides of the fence” is the second post in a series about the human side of dailymile: How We Succeed. As a part of this series, dailymilers write about their experiences as athletes struggling to overcome obstacles and solve problems with the help of their friends on dailymile. Being an athlete makes our bodies stronger, but having the support of a crowd of athletes makes our minds stronger. This series highlights the side of training that requires more than … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Through Running: An Inspirational and Emotional Video by Ben Davis

Every once in awhile you watch something that hits you at a very deep level. Like many of us here on dailymile, part of my reason for becoming a runner was to get myself back in shape after letting myself go a bit. Thus, when I watched the video below that was posted on YouTube by Ben from the Ben Does Life blog, the raw emotion that it evoked was a great reminder of why I love the sport of … Continue reading

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Finding the Runner Inside

Editors Note: The author of this post, Gordon H. (@disneyrunner on Twitter), is a runner from Jacksonville, AL. You can add him as a friend or view his training log by visiting his dailymile profile. I also highly recommend his Running to Disney blog and podcast (here’s the direct link to Gordon’s Running to Disney podcast on Itunes). Over the past couple of years, I’ve been on a personal weight loss and running journey that has transformed me, added years … Continue reading

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