Origin Stories

A collection of stories about first times. Read the humorous, terrifying, and triumphant experiences of readers like you. 


Brian: The Family Man, 9-5er, Backcountry Racer, and Fundraiser

Brian hadn't run in almost 20 years. Now, he is training for a 16 mile backcountry race that fundraises to benefit medical research. What changed? "My son changed everything for me." he says. Follow his compelling story to learn what  all changed for Brian-and what he has planned for his future.