Tag Archives: running streaks

Runners’ Obsessions Survey Results

Do you have a more addictive personality than the runners who completed my survey? Before I get in trouble for my interpretation of my survey results, I’d better make some disclaimer-type statements. This was not a scientific survey. It was … Continue reading

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Runners’ Obsessions and Monty Python’s Black Knight

I’ve noticed for a long time that runners can be obsessive types. They do some strange things, like— Recording “mileage” in journals Keeping up running “streaks” (periods of not missing a day of running) even if they have to hobble … Continue reading

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