by Barefoot TJ at 8:51 PM
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Introducing Your new BRS Secretary, Sara Lord!

We are pleased and proud to announce the addition of a new staff member at the BRS, SaraLord. Sara has stepped up to take on the Secretary’s role and will be available to answer any questions you may have. Sara has been a long time member and great supporter of the BRS. She is also the New Mexico Chapter President.

Sara has been living in New Mexico for the past two years, but she originally hails from New England where she attended Providence College in Rhode Island. She also lived in Hong...
by Barefoot TJ at 2:55 AM
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Meet Henry

I am introducing a new topic to my blog, one which I am planning on expanding as I travel. However, an opportunity arose to start now. This topic is called *Electric* People and it is dedicated to people I meet that inspire me and compel me to share their story here.

I am drawn to people with positive energy that live and think outside the box - and I was lucky to meet such a person at my local running store in Mississauga.

It was a dreary, cold, windy and rainy evening in early March and I was loitering around at a running store waiting for friends to come in from their group runs to hang out after. I saw runner after runner come in looking like they had just run in depressing weather and were happy for...
by Barefoot TJ at 8:57 PM
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Rare Backstage Video Of Anthony Field Ab Training On A Flying Trapeze
By Dr. James Stoxen

Dr. James Stoxen, DC, and Wiggle’s, Anthony Field training backstage
Rosemont Theater, Chicago, IL, 2009


Back in 2004, Anthony didn’t have a structured exercise routine. He needed to lose some weight and he certainly had to find a way to work out and eat a healthier diet, but he didn’t know where to start.

The Anthony Field, Circus-Playground Training Routine:

Anthony had the same excuses that many other people had with a few more that most of us could not understand. He couldn’t just walk into a fitness center and mix in with...
by Barefoot TJ at 3:41 PM
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RIP Micah True: Run Free, Man
Tribute by Brian Metzler, Running Times

“I don't want anyone to do anything except come run, party, dance, eat and hang with us. Running isn't about making people buy stuff. Running should be free, man." — Micah True, as quoted in Born to Run

In attempt to find consolation amid grief, many people have been saying that ultrarunner Micah True died doing what he loved to do most. That’s correct, but in reality, he lived most of his life doing what he enjoyed most and on his own terms, not just the final moment.

What else could anyone want said about themselves posthumously?

Follow this link to read the rest of this wonderful tribute:...