A day or two before the application cut off for the Running Start Program, I saw an add pop up for it on Facebook and decided to enter. I had been looking for something to get me out of the slump I have found myself in for the last few years. We moved countries, had… Continue reading Christine L.
When I submitted my application, I had been contemplating starting an exercise routine for months. I felt stuck, having already reached professional goals. Almost as if I was in a midlife crisis, not knowing what I wanted next. I kept wondering what it was going to take to get me to finally execute the hardest… Continue reading Sheila T.
My experience with Running Start was amazing. I entered the experience during a time of uncertainty. I had health challenges, family demands, and it was the beginning of the Pandemic. When I got the news I was accepted to participate in this years program, I was very excited because I always wanted to give running… Continue reading Rayven I.
“Athlete” has never been a word used to describe myself, let alone “Runner”. Ever. Growing up I was a tomboy - but really only in the “fashion” sense (and I use that word VERY loosely) of the word. I was not, and truly am still not, an outdoorsy person. I grew up in the very… Continue reading Susi I.