Once A Runner, Always A Runner   5 comments

Sprimt for LifeSprint for Life, May 2010 — Photo-Artistry by kenne

The last time I ran in Houston’s MD Anderson Cancer Center “Sprint for Life” fundraiser was May 2014. I ran the 5k in 30 minutes, coming third in the over 70 age group. For now, I have given up running, replacing it with walking and hiking. Whether I start running again or not, running will always be in my blood. 

In case you are wondering, in the May 2010 run pictured above, I was 3rd in the 65-70 age group. Also, I no longer wear white crew socks!

— kenne

“Run when you can, walk if you have to, crawl if you must; just never give up.”

— Dean Karnazes

5 responses to “Once A Runner, Always A Runner

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  1. amazing. I’ve never been a runner, but have stepped up my walking game, and love to walk in beautiful places in the woods or by the water –

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  2. Kenne….. join me for race walking sometime in the canyon. PHIL

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  3. I hear you; it’s a unique locomotion. Sometimes I relax by mentally running an old favorite route.

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  4. Definitely. runners will always be runners


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