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“RUNNING IS A PRIVILEGE. I’M GRATEFUL MY BODY CAN DO IT”

ASICS FrontRunner Anna Pearce on how running has helped her rebound from trauma, full of courage and positivity
PHOTOS: JOSEPH BRANS TON

“FOR ME, RUNNING IS INCREDIBLY EMPOWERING – I AM ABLE TO DO MORE THAN I THOUGHT I WAS CAPABLE OF”

Anna Pearce was 22 years old when a brutal attack almost took her life. Some 10 years on, she is not only finding the courage to talk about her ordeal, but she is proving – with empowering action – that she is stronger for it. “I’ve seldom talked about the incident,” Anna says.

“Not out of any emotional or physical discomfort, but because I worry people will think I’m wanting pity or attention for what I went through, which is not the case. It’s also out of fear that people will think negatively of my beautiful home, South Africa. But I strongly believe in being open about my story, in the hope that it may bring a positive message: to focus on love and light instead of darkness or hate.”

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Grow your mental – and physical – strength with the June issue of Women’s Running, on sale now! From the performance-enhancing benefits of adopting a competitive mindset, to the best ways to develop your mental toughness, we’ll show you how to become a more confident runner. You’ll also discover how running can help boost your mental self-image – hear how running gave cover star Anna Pearce confidence and courage as she overcame a highly traumatic life event. And if you’re focused on getting your body stronger and fitter this summer, the issue is packed with helpful advice. We’ve got a six-week training plan for runners looking to make the step up from 5K to 10K, and a fantastic workout to boost power in the hamstrings and glutes, helping you run faster and stay injury-free. Find all this plus the usual inspiration, recipes, tips and gear reviews.
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