When you think of running in college you might think of intense competition and pressure to be the top runner on the team. You might think college athletes are the antithesis of the college partier, people who never go out past 9:00 and pass on the pizza as we fixate on our race weight for fear of getting cut from the team.
Maybe it’s more like that at a big Division I school, but my experience as a Division III cross country and track runner (which is much different than DI) is so far from these stereotypes, it’s laughable!
There are also some truths about college athletics that do not receive the attention they deserve. I want to share my experience and also to take on the myths and bust them! Read more >>