Posted on October 17, 2009 at 10:38am
I started running in June at the age of 43, with no athletic training ever. Today I ran my first race, the Dallas Race for the Cure, in 35:36, and if the directors hadn't closed off the starting line from the finish, I could have run it again because I was feeling so good and happy. I wasn't fast, but I did complete the race and squeaked in under my goal time.
I noticed a couple of things as I ran. First of all, a lot of people have purely terrible form. And those that I noticed with… Continue