WHAT IS A NEVER RUNNER?
LIKE FOR LITERAL RUNNING
Most simply, a never runner is someone who finds no lasting joy in running.
There are many reasons people are never runners.
And there are different kinds of never runners.
You may find some resonance on this page.
WHAT KINDS OF NEVER RUNNER ARE YOU?
Labels can be stupid.
This one may make space for you in a way that's never been offered before.
It may bridge understanding.
Does not see any value in running and has no interest in learning.
Drowning in a seeming unbreakable cycle of fear regarding running.
Doesn't run. Doesn't care. Doesn't think any more about it.
Runs, but hates it always. Only does it for external reasons to their own detriment.
Has experienced shaming for being a challenged runner. Possible character labeling.
Has never loved running, but wants it to be good and has hope of finding a way to enjoy it.
WHERE ARE YOU
ON THE NEVER RUNNER SPECTRUM?
Genuinely committed to
TRIED & TRUE
Tries to run occassionaly.
Confirms running is terrible
Runs only for external reasons, but really doesn't enjoy it and wishes they didn't have to.
Has never enjoyed running, but is curious to find a way to make running more enjoyable.