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Yes I need running shoes...I am a runner if I run 2 blocks or 2 miles.

Monday, July 25, 2011

I need a new pair of shoes.

I need running shoes.

I am a runner.

Well, I'm sort of a runner. I don't run a lot yet. But I want to. And what am I waiting for?

What is the line I need to cross to be considered a runner who is in need of running shoes?

I used to think - I'll get nice, new running shoes when I can do a 5K consistently. I'll invest in the right shoes when I run more than once and a while.

Now I need to think - the line I need to cross - to consider myself a runner is the threshold of my front door.

I am a runner if I run. I am a runner if I run 2 blocks or 2 miles. I am worth a decent pair of shoes if I try. Because, if I try - I will succeed. I am worth a try. I am worth the shoes to help me try.

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  • v SHYHARLEYGIRL
    Start off on the right foot and make sure it has the right equipment on it. You are very much worth the cost of a pair of good running shoes.
    1801 days ago
  • v JENNIFER_67
    Good running shoes make a huge difference. You deserve them!!

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    1802 days ago
  • v FOXXYROXXYD
    Right on! Running shoes make all the difference whether it is 2 blocks, 2 miles or a 5K! Rock it!
    1802 days ago
  • v JANEPARKER7
    I tried running in regular gym shoes, and started having knee problems within the first week -- which went away when I bought a pair of real running shoes and started running in them instead. So it's worth the investment!
    1802 days ago
  • v TRIGFROST
    emoticon emoticon ...OK!
    1802 days ago
  • v ANOTHERMOMOF2
    Have fun shopping for your new running shoes!
    1802 days ago
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