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Ali on the Run Show


Sep 3, 2021

“To me, it’s not heroic to have a miserable experience. It’s not heroic to further injure myself. It’s not heroic to set myself back, for what? A medal, an Instagram post, a couple hundred likes? Not worth it. I’d rather be the people’s champion by saying, ‘Hey, I made the tough call.’”

Welcome to Ask Ali, a twice-a-month series where I answer all of your questions. This time around, we’ve got listener questions about Schitt's Creek friendships, adjusting to hilly running routes, DNFs, and so much more. Thanks to everyone who called in for this one. Enjoy!

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You asked:

  • Is there a list of the best of the Ali on the Run Show? (5:05)
  • Have you ever not finished a race that you trained for and started? (6:50)
  • What is your honest opinion on LetsRun.com? (15:30)
  • Do you have any funny injury stories? (22:05)
  • If you lived in Schitt’s Creek, who would you be friends with? (28:30)
  • How have you adapted to running on hillier terrain? (32:10)
  • What tips do you have for preparing for a busy time? (37:00)

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