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|Author: ||Another runner|
|Subject: ||RE: You might be a runner if...|
...your PIN number for your ATM is your PR
...your login password for your computer is one of your PRs
...at any point during the week you know exactly how many miles you have left to run to meet your weekly mileage target.
...when it comes to figuring out split times and pace, you are a regular Rain Man... "Ah, sixty sevens, ah, yeah, that's sixty seven pace, ah, yeah, sixty sevens, definitely sixty sevens."
...you've thought of naming one of your kids Joaquim or Seb.
...you celebrate the anniversary of when you started running, because you DO know the exact day and year.
...finishers ribbons are not keepers.
...just as you are drifting off to sleep your last waking thought of the day is about the next workout
...you get so f***in' hungry that all nutritional wisdom goes out the door and you'll eat absolutely anything.
...you burn more calories in one day than your stomach could possibly absorb, thus truly "refueling" is impossible
...trying to weave through traffic on the run, you've smacked the hood of a moving car with your fist, and would have stopped and kicked someone's ass, but you were in the middle of a tempo run.
...your relatives think you are crazy
...your co-workers think you are crazy
...other people in the dorms thought you were crazy
...you waste rediculous amounts of time engaged in meaningless arguments and discussions about running
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