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Race Result Details

Racer Seri (vincent_aik)
Race Number 9865
Date Fri, 21 Feb 2020 05:26:36 +0000
Speed 90 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 95.9%
Rank 2nd place (out of 4)
Opponents kojideeno (1st place)

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I thought back on my running career at Oregon. I'd competed with, and against, men far better, faster, more physically gifted. Many were future Olympians. And yet I'd trained myself to forget this unhappy fact. People reflexively assume that competition is always a good thing, that it always brings out the best in people, but that's only true of people who can forget the competition. The art of competing, I'd learned from track, was the art of forgetting, and I now reminded myself of that fact. You must forget your limits. You must forget your doubts, your pain, your past.
Shoe Dog (book) by Phil Knight (see stats)

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