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There is no finish line

"All you need to achieve your goals and your dreams is your mindset." - Rosie Swale Pope

I recently learned the story of Rosie Swale, a 68 year-old woman running from New York to San Francisco, inspiring all those she meets along the way. And if the run weren't challenge enough, she is pulling a 300 pound load - essentially all the supplies she will need on the nine month journey.

A runner all her life, Rosie took solace in her sport when her husband passed away from prostrate cancer in 2002. Instead of turning inward, she made it her mission to raise cancer awareness through extreme challenges. In fact, a year after his death she undertook a five year run around the world in his honour. 

Rosie is a reminder that each one of us can make a difference. Each one of us has a purpose, often it's a matter of taking life by the reigns. And when in doubt, opt to help others. Happiness lies in creating happiness for others.

Rosie shows us that it's up to you to live a big little life.

Follow her on Facebook to know more about her journey.



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