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How I Survived the Four Day Dopey Challenge

As published on Inspirelle on April 7th, 2016. © Laura Moore Two years ago, I heard about the Dopey Challenge at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. It’s a running challenge that spans four days, four races, and 48.6 miles, where you run a 5K on … Continue reading

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15 Thoughts While Running A Marathon

A couple of hours ago, I finished my first ever marathon, and while I wouldn’t go so far as to say that I loved the experience, it certainly was an experience, and when running your first marathon, what better one … Continue reading

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It’s a Fine Line Between Excellence and Crazy

Yesterday I ran the Paris Half Marathon, and while I huffed and puffed and dragged myself through 21.1 kilometres of beautiful city roads, I occupied myself with primarily two thoughts. The first was the realization that running a race through the … Continue reading

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Not Your Typical French Food

Every other morning I lace up my runners, head out to the Bois de Vincennes, a massive city park just around the corner from my apartment, and begin my morning run. In September, when I first arrived in Paris, these … Continue reading

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Running to the Beat

I’ve often marvelled at the power of music. One song can instantly transport you back to a specific moment in your life, bringing with it a wave of nostalgia. Film scores can cause your heart to pound, while concerts can … Continue reading

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