My Life as a Runner

"Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional." Buddhist proverb


Stockholm Olympic Stadium

Stockholm Olympic Stadium (3)

On the eve of Jubilee Marathon Stockholm, I took a guided tour of the Stockholm Olympic Stadium ("Stadion"). From outside, the facade gives heavy air - clean simple lines and sharp angles created by dark

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Morning Run in Stockholm

Morning Run in Stockholm (0)

Having arrived here in Stockholm the day before, with the nine-hour time difference and the restless day light, I woke up at 4:30 am and could not go back to sleep. This presented myself with

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The Slowest and Longest Marathon in History

The Slowest and Longest Marathon in History (1)

I first learned about this when soundsandfuries commented on my other post Stockholm Calling and introduced me to the story of Shiso Kanaguri. Having found it interesting, I did further research online and found his

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