It’s a marathon, not a sprint

It’s a marathon, not a sprint

When I moved to Spain I set myself a goal to run a half-marathon in two hours. I wanted a challenge because I have never thought of myself as a runner; I could lift heavy things and play around on a pole but the thought of running for a long time had me winded. But, [...]

Be yourself, but braver

Be yourself, but braver

An inspiring woman once gave me the advice to โ€œbe yourself, but braverโ€. To me, that means staying true to your authentic self but also being willing to push yourself beyond your boundaries. Because sometimes the only person standing in your way of achieving something, is yourself. Finn and myself fundraising throughout the past academic [...]