Wildcard Saturday! How a 100 x Mile relay helped me qualify for the Olympic Trials in the marathon

It was spring 2018, and my running career was getting a little stale. I hadn’t made any major improvements since the fall of 2015, and my long-term goal of qualifying for the Olympic Trials seemed like it just might be getting out of reach. Perhaps I needed a little change of pace to spice things … Continue reading "Wildcard Saturday! How a 100 x Mile relay helped me qualify for the Olympic Trials in the marathon"

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Risk

I’ve been slacking lately, but it’s time to get regular again! Today we talk about an important topic that as we’ll see, we all don’t really understand well: risk. Consider this anecdote from the amazing book Freakonomics. An 8 year old girl has two friends that she likes to hang out with. Her parents know that … Continue reading "Risk"

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