Tag: marathoner

Monday Morning Motivation: Last place finishers

Two men jogging in Central Park, New York.

Look no further for motivation this week. This CNN story details the inspirational stories of people who were the last-placed finishers in races around the globe. It examines what motivated them to complete the events when others in their situations would never have started. The final finisher: The inspiring stories Read more…

Monday Morning Motivation – Paul Tergat

Paul Tergat winning the 1998 World Cross Country Championships

Paul Tergat is a Kenyan distance runner. He was the marathon world-record holder from 2003 to 2007. He won five World Cross Country Championship titles from 1995 to 1999 and two consecutive World Half Marathon Championships in 1999 and 2000. Tergat currently focuses on the marathon. He finished second in Read more…