Spirituality

Hermann Hesse !

Did you ever read Hermann Hesse ? No ? Please do ! You will find much beauty and wisdom, you may even find your life and mindset transformed. Favorite books include ‘Siddhartha’, ‘Narcis and Gulmund’ (“Sol og Måne” in Danish) and the ‘Glass Bead Game’. Here comes a few qoutes : Read more…

By Tor Rønnow, ago
Spirituality

This is spirituality !

Take a look at this video with Glenn Gould playing Bach. One of the greatest and most eccentric pianists of all time… enjoying himself with the divine music… and yet… so funny… the rope, the mauwnings, the seagulls and the dog that yawns… and yet, Gould is absorbed in his play. Read more…

By Tor Rønnow, ago
Marathon

The Big Goal for 2008 !

Well, why not be ahead of time ? I have identified my great running goal for the spring season 2008, namely the challenge of five marathons in five consecutive days. The event takes place in Southern Sweden, so if you are up to it, I think you should join. Read more Read more…

By Tor Rønnow, ago
Marathon

The Five World Major Marathons !

This passed weekend I made my collection of the Five World Major Marathons complete. So, it took about two and a half year to grab’em all.. not bad, I think. The story goes as follows: Berlin       2004, 2006 London     2005 New York 2006 Boston     2007 Chicago   2007 The next goal must be Read more…

By Tor Rønnow, ago
Marathon

Chicago marathon 2007

Yesterday, I completed the perhaps most extreme marathon race I have participated in so far. Unusual high temperatures and a very high humidity made the Chicago marathon appear like a Badwater experience. Actually, it became so hot that the race was officially cancelled and we were forced to walk to Read more…

By Tor Rønnow, ago