5am run

Recently my 12 years old son Christian has started preparation for his first half marathon.  At least twice a week you can find him running our neighborhood streets at 5am.  I admire his dedication and commitment to his goal.  Some might call him crazy, and yes the apple doesn't fall far from the tree, but there have already been so many rewards from his discipline. For starters he has developed a tremendous amount of pride in his ability to have a goal and to see it through. ...