Because I Love To Run

I can genuinely say that I love to run. However, I didn’t always feel that way.

Like when I was 14 years old and training for soccer. Running, doing Fartlek training and then being tested. I probably hated it because I was being tested. I even hated drinking water back then too but would drink it because I knew I needed it. I now love drinking water….it’s all I drink, for the most part 😉

I love running on a cool fall day, on the snow covered ground, with rain falling on my face in the spring. I love how I feel after a hard run on a hot summer’s day. I also love that I have the opportunity to run on a treadmill.

I recently saw this video thanks to an awesome Canadian Running Blogger group I belong to and just had to share it.

 Do you LOVE to run? 

Or is Running something you just do?

If not running, what do you LOVE to do?

 

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17 thoughts on “Because I Love To Run

  1. Thank you for sharing this video. I really needed it. I’ve been feeling down about running lately due to injuries and feeling discouraged about the goal I made to run a marathon at the end of May. This reminded of why I started running in the first place — just for the pure fun/beauty of it.

  2. Sometimes I love running and sometimes it’s miserable but in the end I would say that I love it. And I definitely love how empowering it is to reach my running goals.

  3. It took me a long time to fall in love with running, but now I can genuinely say I do. I love the feeling in my legs and it’s so easy to let your mind wander to a happy place! I also really love being the water because it brings me back to being a kid and thinking I was a mermaid! haha

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