Irish girl grows up geeky, skinny and inactive, moves to Seattle, stops smoking, gains 30 pounds, starts working out, loses weight, loses mind, signs up for first marathon at 38.
Wednesday, June 22, 2005
Flickr is the coolest photo application ever.
I've just been browsing the Flickr show of photos tagged "marathon". Some of these pictures are truly beautiful: an elite Kalenjin runner blurs by; adult-onset athletes hold their finisher medals to the camera.