Several Madera runners will toe the starting line of the Two Cities Marathon & Half in Fresno and Clovis on Sunday, and for a few it will be th
Mind Over Miles
(As of early 2013,) Farin Montanez is a 25-year-old mom of two who started running — after a decade-long hiatus — in November. “Mind over miles” chronicles her training for the Santa Rosa Marathon. She can be reached at farin at maderatribune.net. Follow her on Instagram at mind_over_miles.
You’re at Mile 20 of a marathon — whether it’s your first or your 21st —and you’re bounding along at a comfortable pace.
Madera is flat.
Good things come to those who believe, better things come to those who are patient, and the best things come to those who don’t give up.
I’m worn out as I start my run at 5:45 a.m. Sunday.