I ran a Ragnar a couple of weeks ago. If you have no knowledge about a Ragnar, let me fill you in. It is a long-distance race that is ran by a team of runners- any runner crazy enough will do! Each runner completes a different leg of the race, with someone running both day and night for two days, completing the distance of approximately 200 miles.
About a month before the race I wanted to back out. All the unknowns and fears about the race almost stopped me from being a part of this amazing experience.
Yes. Now that I’m done, I can say it was pretty amazing.
My teammates were awesome and I haven’t laughed so hard in a long time. On top of that, the sense of accomplishment is overwhelming….
Until it wasn’t.
During the race I was surrounded by all these remarkable people. They complete some pretty hard things. Many of them have ran marathons while raising 5 kids, working a full-time job, volunteering for their local food shelter,...