If you wanna run fast, you've gotta run fast...

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Dropping out is for pansies...

'If you’re just having a bad day, then grit your teeth and tough it out. You will have a lot more respect for yourself if you finish then if you drop out. Once you drop out of a race, it becomes easier to drop out of another. It is easy to race hard when you feel good...What makes a true champion is someone that finishes the race despite having the “worst day of his life”. Don’t give up on yourself because you think you’re having a bad day. The legs might come around and you might surprise yourself on the next lap. If you quit you’ll never know what might have happened.'  Coach D