• Apr 27, 2021 12:00 pm
  • 17:47 mins

Imagine running a 5k-that's about 3 miles. That doesn’t sound too bad, right? Now imagine running a 15k-that's about 9 miles. Much harder. Then we start getting into marathons and ultramarathons-this can be 26.2, 50, and 100 miles. How can someone go from thinking about running a 5k to competing in ultramarathons? Running is hard-so what’s the secret to staying motivated? Here to tell us the secret to running despite hating it is author, artist, filmmaker, and columnist for Outside Magazine Brendan Leonard.