Running for Two (or R42) is about keeping a metaphorical candle burning for someone in need while running or exercising. Running for Two for a friend who is struggling can be a very powerful form of prayer and support. We have run for many and have seen miracles happen while Running for Two.
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While I was shaking hands with people at my 16 year old daughters wake, a high school friend of mine, and fellow runner, came up to me and gave me 5 “Running for Two” bandanas. I don’t remember if I had seen them before that or not, but that was the day they made an impact on my life. I [...]
Gonzalo Gomez Moreno, avid runner and great friend of Annie’s Locker, is often found out Running For Two. When asked what inspired him to take this photo, he replied “While I was running on the trails, I stopped to take a photo of my bandanna on a branch, but it was windy and the bandanna didn’t stop moving. It looked [...]
“All of the prayers and Running For Two kindness worked. The above picture was taken on my first visit back to Rock Cut State Park. On that day, I was only able to walk. I am now healed, and have been running for months. It is time to be thankful for all of my amazing running friends and celebrate my [...]
MY ORANGE BANDANNA Written for Carol Bingley (Wheezie) by Joyce Kortze (Mama C) I’m a big believer in lessons… all things happen for a reason. The people whose paths I cross are always significant. If my eyes are open wide, and I am not engrossed in my own world I learn…and I grow. I first wore my orange bandanna at [...]
by Xan Milne I did not know it at the time, but "Running for Two" for me dates all the way back to the late 80's. When I was in college, the basketball coach made us run in different groups during pre-season. Your group HAD to finish together. And, when your group was done, you ran back and ran the [...]
Anonymous Ever since a friend opened her heart and shared the concept of "Running For Two" with me, my running has never been quite the same-it has been better! Running now has a purpose and reward much greater than a PR, a blue ribbon, or a fast time on a clock. Running is part of my life. Life is a [...]