NANNA SINE MUNNECKE : STRETCHING CAPABILITIES

Sometimes you meet people in life and wonder, how? How do they juggle? How do they work on their own progression, raise up two children to stand as tall as a tree, make time endlessly for everyone else, and maintain a career that demands daily? Nanna Munnecke is that exactly. Together with the stubborn strength that reverberates from my Mother to my own self, Nanna is one … Continue reading NANNA SINE MUNNECKE : STRETCHING CAPABILITIES

DIVERSITY IS KEY

The talented fingers at Bring the Change, and heads of Daniel Maskit and Hugo Muzelle, present the diversity that cements the community of Run Dem Crew in this video. Within a lot of modern culture, differences in race, religion, and lifestyle, are often documented as conflicting entities. Some on smaller scales than others, whilst some reactions can become negative balls of criticism that try to attack … Continue reading DIVERSITY IS KEY

ENDURANCE INSPIRATION : VIV RUNS EUROPE

“What I really believe is that everybody deserves to have a place that they can call home.” Whilst our heads may subconsciously nod along to the compassion behind these words,  Viviane Joynes has taken it upon herself to take a belief and actively raise awareness to support it. On a global scale, the figure of forcibly displaced refugees currently stands at 51.2 million. That’s 51.2 million lives, … Continue reading ENDURANCE INSPIRATION : VIV RUNS EUROPE

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A MILE IN HER SHOES – “WHAT WE DO”

“Encouraging women who may have been affected by issues related to homelessness to experience running as a way of exercising, socialising, boosting confidence and raising self-esteem.” It’s inspiring to read how this charity gives women the help to get back on track in their lives via the act of movement, marrying this act of being active with the community of ladies that has been created, … Continue reading A MILE IN HER SHOES – “WHAT WE DO”

BAREFOOT MARATHON BONANZA : TOM FLOWERS

Meet Flowers, Tom Crossland, aka barefoot bundle of joy, and one of the most selfless people you could ever ever meet. 🌈🌸🍃 On the 18th of May, Flowers is running 26.2 miles of the Richmond Marathon, barefoot. Tom works for the children’s charity, KIDS, who directly help both disabled children, and children with special educational needs. The charity are trying to raise money for a … Continue reading BAREFOOT MARATHON BONANZA : TOM FLOWERS

ANSON DORRANCE

“The vision of a champion is someone bent over, drenched in sweat, at the point of exhaustion when no one else is watching.” Anson Dorrance For my Birthday I received one of the most thoughtful, motivating letters I’ve ever received from my friend, Liz, and on the back of it was this quote. It’s taken from the words of coach Anson Dorrance, as he watched the soccer player Mia … Continue reading ANSON DORRANCE