Morolake Akinosun

12
Dec

Only The Strong Survive

We’ve all seen, heard and some of us have even tattooed the phrase, “Only the Strong Survive” But what does it really mean to be strong? And if only the strong survive, then how come His strength is made perfect when we are weak? In the Old Testament, in the book of Judges, we meet a man named Samson. Samson

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20
Mar

The Relay

Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Serena Williams, Tom Brady, Michael Phelps, Cristiano Ronaldo. Every sport has that one athlete that the rules don’t really apply to. The one athlete that no matter how much time has gone by, will always be considered one of the greatest.

15
Feb

New York City, New York

The big apple. The city that never sleeps. The concrete jungle. New York, New York. I crawled out of bed at 5am, the nighttime fog still in the air, the moon still in the sky, but I wasn’t complaining, I was heading to one of my favorite cities in the world; New York, New York. The Millrose Games is the

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10
Feb

Olympic medalists expected for Millrose Games

http://amsterdamnews.com/news/2017/feb/09/olympic-medalists-expected-millrose-games/ Lois Elman; Amsterdam News, New York “I’ve heard the track is fast and the crowd is really engaged in the track meet, so I’m really looking forward to it,” said first-time Millrose Games participant Ashley Spencer, Olympic bronze medalist in the 400-meter hurdles. “Win, lose or draw, when you have that many talented ladies … it should be fun.”

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13
Jan

The Tweet of a Lifetime

Thursday, July 28th, 2011 at 2:28pm I tweeted, “In 2016 I will be 22, graduated from a school I have not chosen yet, and going to the olympics (:” I wasn’t just a teenage girl dreaming, I was a teenage girl making a plan for her life. Let me take you back to 2011. Game of Thrones premiered on HBO

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13
Jan

Making the Team

Heading into the longest, biggest and most important meet I had ever competed in, I was physically and mentally in the best shape of my life. I had never felt more prepared to run a race and since no one had any expectations from me, I felt absolutely no pressure. There are countless people who have contributed to my athletic

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12
Jan

The What

If you can’t talk to your friends about Jesus, are they really your friends? On a Sunday morning after church, I sat at breakfast with three friends, talking about Jesus. We were enlightened the statement, “Jesus only directly answered 3 questions during His time on earth.” Now for those of you that actually know me, you know not answering the question is

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