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What If You Saw Me Along the Way?
Writer ~ Speaker ~ Athlete
An unexpected gift of running is that when you challenge yourself, and you dig deeper than you ever thought possible, you not only become immensely proud of yourself but also those who love you bear witness to the inner strength you have unearthed.
Running Can Change Your Life... If You Let It
Writer ~ Speaker ~ Athlete
It's not surprising that people often ask me why I run so much, but more often than that they ask, "What are you running away from?" Whenever I hear that, I smile because I don't think I'm running away from anything. In fact, I'm running towards something -- a better "me."
The Impossible Becomes Possible: Channel Your Inner Dachshund
The dachshund is my new hero, and when I am next battling a "shark" in my own life, I think I will remember how this little pup conquered his -- like when I run my next marathon.
People, People Who Need Cheerleaders
Six Picks for This Week From The Family Savvy
Founder and Editor, The Family Savvy
From March Madness and the Asics L.A. Marathon to three remarkably stimulating visual painting, photography and fashion shows, this upcoming weekend is a great chance to celebrate the multifaceted perks of being an Angeleno.
If I Managed Money the Same Way I Trained for LA Marathon, I'd be Broke and Living Out of a Box
Personal finance writer and editor
The similarities between distance running and money management are astounding when you think about it: The planning, the patience, the determination.
Wind Storm Wreaks Havoc On The Southland
Your Weekend Agenda: Seinfeld Fans, Rejoice!
'Biggest Loser' Champ Plans Marathon Victory Lap
McCourt Divorce Settlement May Jeopardize L.A. Marathon
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Add Your Photos: Downpour At The 2011 LA Marathon
Marathon Runners Treated For Hypothermia At The Finish Line
LIVE: The 2011 LA Marathon (VIDEO)
Why I Am Running in the Los Angeles Marathon
A jogger is someone who runs in place during a red light. A runner would never be caught dead looking like such a fool. We stop, act cool, then take off when the light turns green.
Weekend Storm Could Hit Marathoners
Why I'm in This Marathon
Robert M. Klein
Civil litigation attorney
Even though I have wistfully watched the Boston Marathon, or the New York Marathon, or the Los Angeles Marathon, I never thought I would actually participate.
Why We're Running
Tiffany and Tom Jameson
You think of words like perseverance and you don't often envision a little boy trying to learn how to live in a world where everyone else's normal is alien.
Why I'm Running
I had set myself a goal of running a marathon "one day soon," and started looking into training. Then, one day, in the most unexpected and unusual way, I was diagnosed with a rare and still incurable cancer.
Running for Reid
Molly K. Rearick
Director of Communications, Train 4 Autism
In less than a week I will be running my first full marathon. I'm terrified.
Flea Runs The Honda LA Marathon
I'm Running for Jessi
The 2011 L.A. Marathon is very special to me. Last month my girlfriend Jessica Rodriguez was diagnosed with breast cancer.
A Marathon Against Cancer
Freshman, Chapman University
I will be standing at the finish line waiting for my mom with her medal, because it isn't every day that a cancer survivor completes a marathon.
Matt Besser Protests L.A. Marathon For 'This Show Will Get You High' (VIDEO)
WATCH: Amazing Time-Lapse Video Captures Marathon In One MInute
Wesley Korir Wins LA Marathon
LA Closes Homeboy Industries, Saves the Kittens
Tanya Jo Miller
Multimedia storyteller, Blogger, Homosapian
Now I love kittens as much as the next guy, but with gangs being such a problem in LA, I
wonder where our priorities are.
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