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Calmness and clarity of thought

Identifier

003060

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

The following is from the following Internet site

http://runtrails.blogspot.com/2005/01/understanding-runners-high.html

which may no longer be available.  It was Scott Dunlap's blog of trail running, ultra running, and triathlon racing in the Western United States. Scott was the 2004 Overall Champion for the Trail Runner Magazine Trophy Series (marathon-and-shorter division), the largest trail running series in the world. This blog contained interviews, research, original fiction, new product ideas, and all things trail running….

A description of the experience

Anonymous” January 2008

How can people say this high does not exist? Too bad for them!  What's of interest to me is the calmness, clarity of thought and placidity that sweep over me after a hard run. It can be so strong at times that I joke that a prescription should be required

The source of the experience

Ordinary person

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Symbols

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Overloads

Frenetic exercise

Commonsteps

References