Tag Archives: John Atkinson

Baby steps and the journey to running excellence

Baby steps Yesterday I did my first jog outside in over two months. I was pathetically slow, but it doesn’t matter. I had a very bad fall over two months ago, involving a heavy wooden bench and a hard floor. … Continue reading

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Saying goodbye to George Gluppe: a memorial celebration

George Gluppe’s Memorial Celebration On Monday, May 28th, a group of almost 100 of George’s friends gathered at the Scandinavian Community Centre in Burnaby (near Vancouver) to share memories and stories about a man who was loved and admired by many. … Continue reading

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