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Today is a Remote Day for us.  I still have to go to school but students stay home.  Now, do YOU really think that makes sense?  Our schools are used as a polling place but still not clear as to why students stay home.  

Anyway, let’s have a little fun today.  My kids love “Would You Rather?”  Sometimes they would give me a 3rd option and I would have to explain that there is no 3rd option – they have to pick one or the other.  Let’s do this!

Would you rather…

Run with someone chatty or silent? Definitely silent.  You all know I cannot stand it when there are chatty people around me.

Run with no socks or no sports bra? Oh gosh, definitely no socks.  I cannot imagine running without a sports bra.  I am not well endowed but still need some support for the boobs.

Run a mile naked or in a snow suit? Definitely a snow suit!  

Run in the freezing cold or sweltering heat?  I dislike both of them but will pick freezing cold.

Run with an empty stomach or a full bladder?  An empty stomach because I will pee along the way with a full bladder.

Run a hilly 5K or a flat marathon?  A hilly 5k.  I’d rather “suffer” for 3 miles instead of 26. 

Run without music or without a GPS watch?  Without music.  As much as I enjoy running with it, I have also run without it and it isn’t that bad.  Does my run count if I run without my watch?  JK.  I know Kim runs a lot sans a GPS watch but I just couldn’t do it.  

Run the New York City or Boston Marathon?  The Boston Marathon!  I know both are great races but come on, Boston.

Run as much as you want on the treadmill or only once a week outside?  I do like running outside but don’t mind too much the treadmill.  I like it even more in the dangerously cold and hot weather.

Run a beer mile or a color run?  I’ve heard about both of them but think the beer mile would be more fun.  Run and drink?  Sure. 

Run on a trail or the road?  Trail.

Run in shoes that are too big or too small?  Too big.

Eat a slice of pizza mid-race or drink a milkshake?  Cheese only pizza, please.  

Run in the rain or snow?  As long as it isn’t cold then the rain.  Cold weather and rain is not a good combo for me.

Run alone or with a big group for the rest of your life?  Run alone.

Run the same outdoor route every single day or run on a treadmill every single day?  Same outdoor route. 

Have a personal chef or running coach?  A personal chef.

Get free running shoes or free race registrations for life?  Free shoes!  

Do only gentle yoga or intense boot camp classes for your cross-training?  Gentle yoga.  

Run in your favorite outfit every day but only wash it once a week or run in clean clothes that you hate every day?  Clean clothes.  I sweat so much and I stink.  I cannot imagine wearing it every day and washing it once a week.

Questions are from an article in Women’s Running.  Click HERE for the article.

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19 Comments on Tuesday Topics: Would you rather?

  1. I’d answer many questions like you did, Zenaida! I never run with music, but running without the Garmin is unthinkable for me, ha!
    What is a colour run?

  2. Oh God, I sweat so much too. No way I could run in the same clothes every day! I’m also with you on the freezing cold (even if I don’t like that, either).I already run without music. 🙂

    Beer, no. I don’t drink.

    Many thought provoking questions — thanks for sharing this.

  3. Ha ha, for some of your questions I had a clear answer, but for some I wanted a third option! I’ll take the running coach over personal chef, the free shoes, rain, and running alone.
    I see I got a head start on next week’s topic!

  4. Very cute post, I agree with a lot of your answers but I do enjoy running with others and chatting while we run. And I don’t need my watch (except for races). I’m too clumsy to run a on a trail…

  5. These are great would you rather questions. I definitely agree with you on the no socks or no sports bra question. Just thinking about running without a sports bra makes me grimace in pain lol.

  6. What a great post! We are on the same page for most of these except, no treadmill for me, color run because I don’t like beer and I’ll take the milkshake because I think it would be refreshing but I love pizza and could probably eat it every day if I had to.

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