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I perform well when…

How often do you say something like the following: I do better when I’m the underdog. I do better when I come from behind. I do better when no one expects me to do well. I do better when I … Continue reading

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The Coachable Runner?

I find it interesting that athletes will hire running & triathlon coaches, mental game coaches, massage therapists, etc. and not heed what they are told. Actually, it’s not all bad. I believe that there are at least three primary reasons … Continue reading

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