If you are a runner you have probably been honked at a time or two during one of your runs.
With that being said, it seems like people fall on either one side or the other on this issue. You either hate it or love it.
I love it! And here’s why.
1) It makes my good runs even better.
Last week I set out to see how fast I could run a 5k. (One of my goals for 2012 is to run a 5k race in 27 minutes or less.) On that day, I was making great time and I felt great too! It was one of those runs where everything just seemed to click! About halfway through my run two guys in a truck started honking at me. I couldn’t help but smile and be appreciative of the encouragement. It’s nice to have your hard work recognized, even if by strangers! And btw, I ran the 5k in 26:30! Woot! (Now to replicate that in a race!)
2) It makes my bad runs seem not as bad.
A couple of weeks ago I had a really bad run. I left for my 6 mile long run without… Click to read the rest of my post on Wild Things RUN Free