Bill Rodgers - Quotes

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I like rain, actually. ---->>>

To be a consistent winner means preparing not just one day, one month or even one year - but for a lifetime. ---->>>

I always say if the marathon is a part-time interest, you will only get part-time results. ---->>>

Being a runner means you are now 'free' to win and lose and live life to its fullest. ---->>>

The marathon can humble you. ---->>>

I want to run until I can't run. ---->>>

My biggest weakness as a endurance athlete has been in not drinking enough water after training, thereby racing sometimes while dehydrated. ---->>>

I ran my fastest marathon in the rain. ---->>>

My whole feeling in terms of racing is that you have to be very bold. You sometimes have to be aggressive and gamble. ---->>>

Anybody can be a runner... We were meant to move. We were meant to run. It's the easiest sport.

Anybody can be a runner... We were meant to move. We were meant to run. It's the easiest sport.

You cannot always run at your best. ---->>>

I believe in gradual experimentation with running shoes. ---->>>

Age 50 is a lot tougher than 40s. ---->>>

If you want to win a race you have to go a little berserk. ---->>>

I believe you'll develop speed via strength work which includes hill running, either repeats, or running hilly courses as the Kenyans do on a steady basis. ---->>>

My guess is many top athletes, distance runners included, use performance-enhancing drugs, enough so that the problem must be tackled. ---->>>

The starting line of the New York Marathon is kind of like a giant time bomb behind you about to go off. It is the most spectacular start in sport. ---->>>

Every race is totally different. ---->>>

Hills are terrific for running. ---->>>

I believe in keeping running simple and, in regard to shoes, that would mean no gimmicks, unnecessary cushioning, etc. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 12-23, 1947
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, US
Occupation: Athlete

William Henry "Bill" Rodgers (born December 23, 1947) is an American runner and former American record holder in the marathon who is best known for his four victories in the Boston Marathon, including three straight 1978-1980 and the New York City Marathon between 1976 and 1980.(wikipedia)