OK, so this is not the most scientific, expert-backed article that I’ve ever written. But you know what? I do love when I get the chance to remember that our training isn’t always the most serious of endeavors. So, when MapMyRun asked me to put together a GIF series of all the feels during a treadmill run, I was more than happy to do so—and excited to have something to think about when trapped at the YMCA to get in a few miles on the treadmill during one of our truly $hitty weather weeks we had here in January. Thankfully, the snow has mostly melted here in Collingwood so I’m back outside, but the treadmill struggle is always real. (I also secretly have been scouting for a super cheap manual one so I can have it in the house to walk while I’m doing some of my work / calls.
Anyway, if you’re fond of silly GIFs and know what running on the treadmill feels like (the. worst.), this might be an article worth reading: