"Every reason to run is a good one. Whether the motivation is seting personal records, losing weight or reducing stress, we support them all. But every year, we come across people who achieve amazing things and who use running as a force of change, not only in their own lives but also in the lives of others. By inspiring a new generation, healing old wounds, or pushing their bodies to new limits, they show us just how powerful the simple act of left, right, left, right can be."
The above is how the "Heroes" special feature starts off in the December Runner's World magazine. A wonderful writeup paying tribute to these heroes, many of them ordinary folks. A simple article providing much needed inspiration in these dark times we're seeing in this world.