28 Jun '16, 10am

Joe Grant philosophizes about why he and his mother run long distances.

Joe Grant philosophizes about why he and his mother run long distances.

As she recounted the race to me afterward, one of her observations really stood out and it went something like this: “I experienced a sort of clarity, when I got really tired and had been dealing with this injury for hours, nothing overly spiritual or anything, just a sense of deep gratitude for my support crew, to everyone one around me, and more broadly just a deep appreciation for life and what really matters.” And, that to me is ultimately why I choose to keep on pursuing this edge, because whether or not I am a better person at the end of it, I feel that at some point or another if we push ourselves far enough–however far enough is for each of us–we gain a sense of perspective, of appreciation and gratitude, the acuity of which is hard to recreate in our normal, everyday life.

Full article: http://www.irunfar.com/2016/06/heres-why.html

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