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OK, has anyone seen a "Joggler" before?

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Had a great run today. I forgot my Garmin, so I don't know how fast I ran or how far. I just ran! It was a lot of fun.

Then.....to top my fun run....

I saw this guy running towards me. He was a barefoot runner (not for me, but cool), but wait... he was juggling bowling pins while he was running.

I looked this up on the internet tonight and this is actually a thing. It's called "Joggling". People even do this while they run marathons. Truly amazing!

I wish I would have had time to get my phone out my pouch to take a picture, but here is a picture showing another "Joggler".

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JUDITH316 7/10/2014 2:59AM

    emoticon emoticon for sharing

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LITTLEEPICURE 5/7/2014 4:58PM

    Thanks for the words of encouragement on my blog! Wow joggling ha never would i be coordinated enough for that!

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JULIA_RUN2SMILE 3/30/2014 7:13AM

    Bare feet! And joggling! All I can think is how focus you have to be to achieve this... amazing! I guess there is always a way to make something more challenging - I am definitely not there! Bare feet is not for me - tried it once for 5k in a gym ... and I am lacking coordination! :-)
Thanks for posting!

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MAVICA50 3/21/2014 1:09PM

    Talk about coordination... emoticon

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JANTWO 3/21/2014 12:40AM

    Now that takes talent and practice I would think!!!! Amazing!!!!

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DISCIPLINE1962 3/11/2014 1:17PM

    I'm sitting here with my mouth hanging open! Who would have ever guessed it was even possible? I'd like to know what the first person to try it was thinking...."I think I'm going to juggle these bowling pins while I'm jogging....yes. I think it's an excellent idea."

Probably an idea straight from God....never say "can't".

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KRYSXX 3/2/2014 2:01PM

    That's funny! I don't see how anyone could be that coordinated. I'm just lucky that I can run/jog in a straight line. Can't imagine trying to juggle at the same time!

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EDDYMEESE 2/28/2014 10:56AM

    Hilarious!!!!

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HOBBESIS49 2/24/2014 2:45AM

    Oh my goodness really.. my son's Dad is a juggler.. I'll have to ask him if he thinks that this would be really diffiuclt. I bet it's CRAZY hard on the neck and shoulders especially.. people are AMAZING & YOU are one of those people!

Fun Blog.. emoticon Way to Go!

Jane



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MOTHEPRO 2/22/2014 8:23PM

    Interesting!

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COLOR-BLUE 2/21/2014 9:09PM

    Thank you, for the education. Who knew!

Be blessed,

- Nancy Jean -
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MBSHAZZER 2/21/2014 9:39AM

    Yes, I saw one at my last marathon... as if it's not hard enough!

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MEL_UNRAU 2/21/2014 9:06AM

    I've never come across a joggler before... .but during my marathon last fall, I was passed by a guy jump-roping the course. Yup... passed by a guy jump-roping.

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DEB62BIE62 2/21/2014 8:52AM

    Interesting. Wonder why they do it. Maybe it helps them to focus, or makes the time go faster.

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GOLFGMA 2/21/2014 7:54AM

    Today I learned something new. Have never seen this before. Thanks for sharing.
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POSITIVE41 2/21/2014 5:25AM

    Hmmm - I am impressed, but that is way too much coordinating for me! Thanks for sharing!

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SECOND2 2/21/2014 2:15AM

    I did a serious double take when I saw one once. I didn't know it was a thing until then either.

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CASTIRONLADY 2/20/2014 11:44PM

    If I could only jog but I guess it keep your mind occupied.

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CINDYAST 2/20/2014 11:07PM

    Wow! Now that's impressive! I can't even chew gum and walk at the same time!

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DJ4HEALTH 2/20/2014 10:59PM

    That is so cool but I probably would hit my head with it (all three times). Plus I can run because of the arthritis in my ankle

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