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Another 10 Lessons Learned the Hard Way

A friend told me he likes an article I wrote some time ago, 10 lessons learned, which inspired me to come up after 3 years with another 10 lessons learned in the pretty much the same hard way because life gives us no break. 1. Be true to yourself There is a fine difference between self-improvement and self-discovery but a… Read more →

Nebunia de la 2X2 Race

Anul acesta pentru mine 2X2 Race a fost in topul celor 3 curse asteptate. Multe din alergarile pe care le-am facut au avut drept scop pregatire pentru acest concurs. Am alergat la proba X2, o cursa de 18km (1900D+) extrem de tehnica care se desfasoara la peste 2000m altitudine. Traseul te urca de la Lacul Balea pana pe Varful Negoiu… Read more →

Cine e tare ca muntele la Retezat Maraton?

Startul intarziat  M-am trezit la 6:00 am sa ma pregatesc pentru startul probei Zimbru de la Maratonul Retezat (23km +1850m D). Startul a fost anuntat initial la ora 7:30 insa datorita vremii ploioase s-a amanat cu o ora.  M-am dus cred eu, pregatita pentru prima mea experienta la Retezat Maraton, avand multe alergari cu diferenta de nivel la activ mai… Read more →

Care e treaba cu Kickboxingul?

“Badass woman” sau “Rupe-i” ori “Sa nu te supar ca mi-o iau” dar mai ales “Mai mergi sa te bati?” sunt printre cele mai dese glume auzite de la prieteni sau amicii care stiu ca am inceput sa practic Kickboxing.   A trecut un an de cand am inceput sa merg la antrenamentele de Kickboxing motiv pentru care doresc sa sarbatoresc… Read more →

De ce sa (nu) participi la Retezat SkyRace?

Incerc in ciuda caldurii de afara sa fac o analiza la rece a experientei avute la Retezat SkyRace. Un eveniment pe care l-am asteptat cu nerabdare pe masura ce vedeam pozele si filmuletele postate de organizatori. A fost de asemeni, prima data cand am participat la o competitie de SkyRace.   Am facut traseul Buta, 23km cu 1400m diferenta de… Read more →

What’s the point of running barefoot?

  There are two topics I would like to bring into conversation and invite you to debate. The first one is about running shoes and the second one is about foot strike. Both topics I believe represents a matter of interest for every runner.   I’ve taken part of endless conversation about running shoes and I must admit I have a thing with minimalistic… Read more →

What does lifestyle mean to you?

  Sometimes people ask me why I am so active and what’s my motivation for doing sports. I started to look for an answer that could possibly explain my vision but soon enough I stopped searching. I have realised that there is no perfect answer therefore I’ll try to simply share my view about what lifestyle means to me.  … Read more →