Contributed by Brad Bailey on Jul 21, 2009
In life… the greater challenge proves to be not so much how to succeed… but how to last.
The course we choose is critical… but so is the strength to stay that course.
(Note: Some of the structure and portions of this message drew upon ‘A Life Worth Living’
material by Nicky Gumbel and Alpha.)
Bob W. Ireland crossed the finish line on Thursday, November 6, 1986, as the New
York City marathon’s 19,413th and final finisher - the first person to run a