just keep breathing: someone on the half marathon course this weekend held a sign that read “there will be a day when you can no longer do this, today is not that day!”, and I found it to be extremely motivational. I hope that day never comes!
bobbi gibb in 1966 ~ the first woman to have run the entire boston marathon running without a number because women were not allowed into the race. gibb’s run in 1966 challenged prevalent prejudices and misconceptions about women's athletic capabilities.
Angel Falls (Salto Ángel) in Venezuela is the world's highest uninterrupted waterfall, with a height of 979 m ft) and a plunge of 807 m ft). The waterfall drops over the edge of the Auyantepui mountain in the Canaima National Park.
Oscar Pistorius: The first amputee track athlete to compete at any Olympic games! In a surprising last-minute decision, South Africa’s Olympic committee and national track federation cleared the double amputee to run in his individual event.