Saturday Selected Links

Each week we want you to know what we have been reading and researching. Whether it be an article on an upcoming race, running tips, or new shoe model we want to share what we are learning at Connect Run Club. We provide the link and you provide the comments and likes on what we post! Get out and get running!

Saturday Selected Links (7/5/14)

1. Running offers the opportunity to overcome obstacles. Here is a video captured to show the story of a Peachtree Road Race veteran trying to overcome tragic circumstances in his life to recover physically. 

 http://www.11alive.com/story/life/2014/06/30/andrew-powell-ptrr-/11824579/

2. If you're interested in some background information on who are the runners lining up in the front of the Peachtree Road Race start line then these links are just what you need. 

http://www.peachtreeroadrace.org/tiny_files/PeachtreeBiosWomen.pdf

 http://www.peachtreeroadrace.org/tiny_files/PeachtreeBiosMen2.pdf

3. We love Seth Godin. Best selling author. TED talk host. Marketing mind. Entrepreneur. From his books to his blog he is always providing great content that makes you think and helps creates leaders. 

http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2014/06/how-was-your-bike-ride.html

4. Running tattoos? 

http://www.runnersworld.com/photos/28-amazing-running-race-tattoos

5. One of the great things about the sport of running is it is something that everyone can do no matter what your talent or experience level may be. This article shares the incredible story of a non-profit organization, Push to the Finish, that is ensuring that this is true for everyone. 

http://www.runnersworld.com/runners-stories/disabled-children-experience-the-joy-of-running

What do you think of the links this week? What are you reading? Let us know in the comments below! Seriously, we want to know!