1990

“Stationary in the Middle of the Boylston Street” – Dave Branner (April 17, 1990)

Posted on Mar 10, 2015 in 1990, Branner -Dave, M 35 - 39, Mississippi

“Stationary in the Middle of the Boylston Street” – Dave Branner (April 17, 1990)

My running career began in 1987, when at the age of 35, I decided it was time to lose a little weight. I ran my first race that May (the Coca-Cola Classic 10K in Corinth, MS), and found a new addiction. Over the next several months I participated in numerous local 5K’s and 10K’s. My running buddies were all more experienced, so I often listened and followed their advice. By the next year they suggested I move up and attempt a marathon. I signed up for the 1988 Tupelo Marathon and completed the distance in a time of 3:50. Whenever the subject of marathons came up, my running buddies...

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