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This Is Your Brain on Racing- A look into the inner battle that occurs when we run:

On the other hand, if our actual effort is less than we expected, things start to go even better: the brains amplifies the feelings of excitement and anticipation. Feel-good hormones like opioids start to circulate and dull the pain, ironically making the pain feel less even though we may be running harder. Our brains are letting loose the reigns, communicating that we should do more of what we’re doing, which often gives a runner the ability to find another gear. As the mind crosses into a realm of fatigue and pain, an interesting phenomenon occurs. Due to the unique combination of stress and anticipation of a hopeful reward, the senses become very attuned to accomplishing the task at hand, rather than attuned to the fatigue and pain. In our best races, this combination causes us to enter a unique state of flow – where the subconscious part of our brain is in the zone and...

Full article: http://www.scienceofrunning.com/2017/06/this-is-your-brai...

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