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For All the Runners out there, New and Old

Saturday, September 18, 2010

Click the link, watch the video, be inspired.

22-year-old Arkansawyer Ben Davis was dozens of pounds overweight and severely depressed. Then, one day, he started running, and didn’t stop until he was 120 pounds lighter.


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  • CARMINACG
    Thank you so much for this post - truth be told I have been mulling over the pro's and con's of attempting to do my first 5K before the end of this year.

    I stumbled upon a 'Resolution Run' 5K held on Dec 31st in Barrie, Ont, staring from one end of Barrie's waterfrount and back again. The only quam would be my 1st run would be in the middle of winter, with snow on the ground!

    I really wanted to sign up, start and complete it and get the 1st one under my belt so to speak this year. So thanks for the awesome blog and video - super friggin inspiring! :)

    Wishing you great success on your future runs! :)


    3605 days ago
  • TRYINGINMY20S
    this is EXACTLY what I needed today.. was feeling so lazy and didn't want to go outside, but here I go!
    3657 days ago
  • no profile photo CD6984267
    Thank you so much for sharing this. I just forwarded to my son who struggles with depression and the meds made him gain 100lbs. I hope this will make him realize he can do it too.

    Thank you sooooo much for sharing

    3657 days ago
  • RAVENSONG37
    I read about him in Runners World....so cool.
    3657 days ago
  • WATCHMEGO2
    I recently saw this, so motivational!!
    3658 days ago
  • no profile photo CD7133412
    That was a great video at a good time for me. I'm glad I'm not the only one who got teared up! Oof!
    3658 days ago
  • JUST_SIMONE
    Thanks! I totally have tears streaming down my face now. I loved it!
    3658 days ago
  • M0PPET
    Wow, I loved this. Made me cry actually. Thx for posting!
    3658 days ago
  • MADEMCHE
    Loved it babe! Thanks for sharing!
    3658 days ago
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