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Endurance Athletes

The World's 10 Toughest Races

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

Anytime your race plan involves running on the white line of the highway to keep the soles of your shoes from melting, you know you're in for a suffer-fest. Here, based on my personal suffering and the suffering of others, is my top 10 list of the world's toughest endurance races.

To Accept Being Breakable

Dylan Armajani | Posted 10.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Dylan Armajani

I've finally come to recognize that I am breakable, and I am not superman. The only way I will get to accomplish everything that I want to accomplish in my running career is if I break away from the competitive, compulsive nature of being an endurance athlete.

Grandmother Tests Limits In 100-Mile Swim From Cuba To Florida

AP | PETER ORSI | Posted 08.29.2012 | World

HAVANA -- Marathon swimmer Penny Palfrey powered through the Straits of Florida on Friday as she attempted a record 103-mile (166-kilometer) unassiste...

Exercise More to Eat More?

Milt Bedingfield | Posted 09.05.2011 | Healthy Living
Milt Bedingfield

It's a good thing I can remember things well, because what I am about to tell you happened more than 10 years ago. At the time it happened, I never im...