This is Why I Run


All these stories are from Martin

Martin is a scientist, ultramarathon runner, husband, father, and avid cook aspiring to balance mind, body and spirit in his daily life.


Running Mindfully

As runners, we know there’s something special about our state of mind when we run, and the effect on our mood and our daily lives. In fact, I believe there are two mental states. I call them Mindless and Mindful. Mindless running is like daydreaming. The mind is chattering but it’s a stream-of-consciousness free-flow – … read more →