“Why Would You Do That? That’s Just CRAZY!”

This past Sunday, I completed my first half-marathon with a couple of my friends. 13.1 miles. 21.1 kilometers. And trust me, all these¬†words of my non-running friends back home echoed in my mind the whole way (especially mile ten…mile ten was really rough with the rain beating down on us!). The words were this, “Why would you run a half marathon? That’s just crazy!” They were right, but I knew …