About this episode
Mike, aka Kofuzi, is basically just a dude who runs a lot! He’s not an elite runner or a pro, he just enjoys sharing his experiences running a lot.
In this episode we talk about:
- evolving relationships with running from HS, college and adulthood
- sharing the journey on social media
- big audacious running goals and realizing you are capable of more
- BQ, sub 3 and beyond
- falling short of goals and not giving up
- shifting goal posts with age
- daily vlogs and creating content
- becoming a running influencer
- shoe reviews and YouTube
- handling negative comments and criticism on social media
- owning your own running journey and avoiding comparison
Follow Mike on Instagram, Twitter and Strava @kofuzi and For The Long Run @forthelrpod
Find Mike on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/c/kofuzi
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