As a freshman at Forest High School in 1998, Meghan was anxious to get involved with everything high school had to offer. Instead of waiting until the second semester to try out for the softball team, she decided run cross country to stay in shape.
Meghan had run a few 5k races so she knew a little bit about the sport, but what she didn’t know was that she would fall in love with running. In fact, after earning a varsity letter that fall, she never did try out for softball. Instead, she joined the track team the following January and began running year round.
TBT Lesson #69: Don’t be afraid to try something new. Like the old Alka-Seltzer commercials said, “try it, you’ll like it”.