Category: 3100 Mile Race 2014

  • July 17: Deep Inner Peace

    “A few days ago when I made my Peace Prayer movie it was such a good experience.  It was for me at least, but I also believe it was for everybody.” Prayer For Peace Who knows exactly how the inspiration first came to Stutisheel.  He like several other runners are making their own daily […]

  • July 16: Beyond Our Imagination

    “Tarit told me yesterday, you have gone through 1800 miles.  He could have said any number he wanted.  You are running along and the days have gone by and you see the numbers 1800 on the board.  You just feel the same tiredness.  There could have been any numbers at all.  They just don’t mean […]

  • July 15: Measureless Miles

    “The rain is outside.  Happiness is inside.  They do not mix.  I love rain very much.  I call rain my friend, and when it comes I am very happy.” “I understand that other runners do not like rain very much.  But rain doesn’t ask us when it comes.  Therefore I am very happy when it […]

  • July 14: Something Amazing

    “The course is what we make of it.  It is always there.  Everybody makes of it what their current need and current capacity is suggesting to them.  And this is for everybody, whether they are spiritually minded or spiritually hearted or not.  They are still getting something.”…Teekshanam “People who live nearby come out during the […]

  • July 13: My Favorite Place

    “It is my favorite place.” By all outer appearances there is nothing about this simple sidewalk, that goes around a school and a park that would ever make it onto any travelers must see lists.    Visitors to New York, like Suprabha, could easily find more beautiful and more interesting sites than this. It is […]

  • July 12: Such A Gift

    “I think he is highly motivated by knowing how many people are inspired by him taking on this, really unimaginable task.  This event is something that people can’t understand.  There is no way to even mentally imagine it.”…..Casey friend of Ray “People can imagine a 100 miles if they try hard.  Other runners can at […]

  • July 11: A New Goal

    “It is a point you achieve and then you go for a new goal.  The goal is ahead, far ahead.  It was something to celebrate and to smile for.  It was a nice achievement but I have something more to do.” Yesterday Jayasalini achieved something historic for herself when she reached the half way point […]

  • July 10: Self Transcendence Is Eternal

    “In this race the weather is everything.  This morning was one of the best days we have had, with low humidity and absolutely everyone is flying around the course.  This is the 26th day of the race and we have had only 2 hot days and I wouldn’t even say they were hot.  I wouldn’t […]

  • July 9: Every Experience

    In all the years the 3100 has been taking place here in New York it has never ceased to amaze, astound, and thrill, both athletes and the general public alike.  Words like impossible and unbelievable are regularly and futilely used to describe, in one hopeless fashion or another, just what it is that happens here […]

  • July 8: Food For The Soul

    Each and every day the 14 runners at the 3100 mile race collectively accumulate on average  830 miles.  As of midnight last night, the end of day 23, when Pranjal was the last one to leave the course, the lights went out, and he pedaled home, they had run 19,105 miles. Lots of things both […]