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About rxnickrun

I am a Christian, Father of 4 wonderful children, Husband and Passionate Runner. I hope to help others experience that running can be a powerful approach to strengthen their Faith and improve their fitness.

Cruel Jewel Race Report- Back For More!

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” Galatians 6:9 It was considerably cooler and less humid at the start of the Cruel Jewel on … Continue reading

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Same Race But Much Has Changed

For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. –Jeremiah 29:11 CRUEL JEWEL 108- REPEAT In two weeks I will … Continue reading

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 Javelina 100: Race Report and Being Thankful

  “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: … A time to search and a time to give up, a time to keep and a time to throw away” Ecclesiastes 3:1-6 There … Continue reading

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A Change of Plans and A New 100 Mile Race

Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. Proverbs 19:20-21 Over the last 12 months my training was focused on one event, the Grindstone 100. It was here where I experienced my … Continue reading

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DCR – 5 Years And Still Running!

For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” Matthew 18:20 It is humbling to think about how much things have changed in the last 5 years.  Whether we look at our world or our … Continue reading

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Trails, Yoga, & Faith: Remain Engaged

“Let your eyes look directly in front of you and let your gaze look straight before you” –Proverbs 4:25 There is nothing like running on great trails while being surrounded by His amazing creation. This was my experience as I … Continue reading

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Battling The Ultra-Running Sleep Monsters

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.    -Romans 12:2 One of the battles I … Continue reading

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