06.26.13

What Are You Waiting For?

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Four months ago, I made a big decision. A terrifying decision. An electrifyingly exciting decision. A nothing-will-be-the-same-after-this decision.

And then I did what all huge decisions demand that you do: I freaked the fuck out for a while.

Am I still freaking out? Absolutely. But I’m finally ready to share what’s happening. What I’m planning. What all of my recent decisions have been based around and what all of my upcoming focus will be narrowed down to.

Because, at this point, I can’t not share it. It’s constantly on my mind – as a daily source of both belligerent excitement and crippling self-doubt – and I need to share how that feels. I need to let you in on what’s coming. And what’s coming is this:

On March 1, 2015, my dear friend Liz and I are going to go to the beach in Santa Monica, California, lace up our running shoes, put our hands in the Pacific ocean, turn around, and run all the way to New York.

Two girls. 2,817 miles. One step at a time.

The Route

Why?

To change our story. That self-limiting inner story that says our biggest dreams are out of reach, that we’ll give up when everything feels impossible, that we aren’t good enough or worthy enough or strong enough or talented enough or whatever enough to fucking grab ahold of the life we want and wrestle it into reality.

Is it completely batshit insane? Probably. But name one truly life-changing thing that didn’t start out with two people looking at each other and saying, “Dude, fuck, THIS IS CRAZY.”

Which brings me to my main point: Whatever you’ve been dreaming of doing, it’s about time you pulled the damn trigger.

There will never be a “right” time, so really, what are you waiting for? Because, uh, in 20 months I’m going to take the first step to run across the entire country, and yet right now I’m 100% unsure of how in the crazy hell that’ll happen. But I can promise you this: It will happen. And that’s enough for now.

Our training kicks off this summer, we’ve got a rock solid coach on our side, we’ll be working with innovative, fun, social companies as sponsorship partners, and we’re going to change the hell out of our story along the way.

So, if you live anywhere on our route, let me know. If you want to come out and run with us when we’re in your city, let me know. If you want to get involved somehow, let me know. If you want to learn more about partnering your brand with our big, loud, 2,817 mile journey, let me know.

Because it’s going to be one stunning, messy, real-as-it-gets experience, and I’d love to have you along for the mad, mad ride.

{ 117 comments… read them below or add one }

Rose June 26, 2013 at 9:56 am

This is amazing. You have a place to stay in Pittsburgh if you need it!

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Akirah June 26, 2013 at 10:03 am

You also have a place to eat in Pittsburgh if you need that too! :)

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Sarah Peduzzi June 26, 2013 at 12:39 pm

First off: holy shit. Nicole, this is fucking awesome. Props to you and Liz. I would loooove to come out and run wherever you pass by.

Speaking of which, hi to the other Pittsburgh peeps in the house!!

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Karissa June 26, 2013 at 1:20 pm

Hi to the Pittsburgh peeps. Sounds like we need to all run together and hang when these ladies come busting through the 412!

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Lindsey June 26, 2013 at 5:59 pm

Yet another Pittsburgher, who would love to run part of this with you! (And meet the rest of you who are near me!!)

Anna {Herbivore Triathlete} June 27, 2013 at 5:31 pm

I don’t live in Pittsburgh but am pretty close by!

Damn Nicole, you are a rock star!! What an amazing adventure you are going to have, I can’t wait to hear all about it.

Alison July 1, 2013 at 12:42 am

Yeah PITTSBURGH! I feel a meetup of some sort happening!

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Ryan Knapp (aka Rock Solid Coach) June 26, 2013 at 9:57 am

So I get to tell people now? =)

Beyond excited to work with you both on this journey and make it happen. Inspiring, to say the least.

And yes, it will be a mad, mad ride!

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Therese June 26, 2013 at 10:07 am

This is fucking awesome! Love you N, love you too, Ryan! (p.s. Ryan I just MAY be in Boulder this August ;-)

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Ryan Knapp (aka Rock Solid Coach) June 26, 2013 at 11:40 am

Well, if you are in boulder, let me know for sure!!

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Bryce June 26, 2013 at 10:00 am

Do you need me to drive the supply RV? :)

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Erin June 26, 2013 at 10:02 am

I’m sad that Minnesota isn’t on your route… you’d have a bunch of cheerleaders for sure! I can’t wait to follow your journey!

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Erika June 26, 2013 at 10:05 am

Wow. I’d be honored to run with you through St. Louis! Or provide you snacks, water, gatorade, whatevertheheckyouneed.

This is amazing, Nicole! You are such an inspiration!

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Cindy June 26, 2013 at 10:06 am

WOW! That is very exciting, and I love how you made the decision and are now starting to figure out how to get it done. I guess that is how decisions should be right? Figuring it out is part of the process to accomplishment. So many great lessons here, and ones I definitely want to implement.

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Chris Guillebeau June 26, 2013 at 10:07 am

Rock on! Whoo hoo! So awesome!

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Jessica June 26, 2013 at 10:08 am

Whoa! So happy for you. Keep me posted on the schedule of where you will be when and I’ll see if I can meet up! even if it’s just in NYC to greet you guys at the end.

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Heather June 26, 2013 at 10:08 am

This is amazing. Y’all are amazing. Can’t wait to follow y’all on this journey.

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ameena June 26, 2013 at 10:09 am

YES YES YES. I have been anxiously awaiting this post! So effing excited for you both! You bet your asses I will be joining you on the road at some point. And seriously, I want to help in any and every way that I possibly can!

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Jenna June 26, 2013 at 10:09 am

OMG! GO YOU!

I’m on I-70 in Cambridge, OH (at the split of 70/77) if you need a place to stay or if you want to stop at our Fire Department and show up a bunch of male firefighters (like my husband). Ha!

I’m so excited to follow your journey! I AM TYPING IN CAPS LOCK!

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mandy June 26, 2013 at 10:10 am

DAMN GIRL. You rock!

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Jo June 26, 2013 at 10:10 am

This is so freakin’ cool. You’ve stirred up my desire to walk or cycle across America and Iceland. Can’t wait to follow your journey!

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doniree June 26, 2013 at 10:11 am

I am the MOST proud of you, and can’t wait to see you rock this.

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Krysta June 26, 2013 at 10:11 am

Get it! If you need a place to stay in Columbus OH (or delicious vegan food recs) let me know! Maybe if I run by then I’ll join you for a few miles!

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JillianJillian June 26, 2013 at 10:11 am

I live in Columbus, OH and would love to join up for a jog and show you around!!

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Katie [Blogs] June 26, 2013 at 10:12 am

I expect your gorgeous selves in my house, staying the night, getting a good relaxation, using my jet tub (!!!!) and all the things in Philadelphia.

No, seriously! All yours, buttercup!

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Becky June 26, 2013 at 11:07 am

Does Philly have vegan cheese steaks? We need to get this girl on!

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Dan June 26, 2013 at 5:37 pm

If it’s a seitan cheesesteak you’re looking for, then yes!
http://www.blackbirdpizzeria.com/menu.html

There are TONS of other vegan/vegetarian places around the city. I also recommend Mi Lah, Govinda’s, and HipCityVeg.

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Big L June 26, 2013 at 10:20 am

Goosebumps. Shock. Awe.

And I’m not sure what you have in mind WRT sponsorships and brand partnerships and the like, but Red Balloon is in the midst of a *complete* overhaul and this kind of balls-to-the-wall, “dream bigger because the shit that scares you is the best kind of shit to do” attitude is exactly where we’re headed. Maybe keep that in mind? Or don’t, I dunno? Regardless…..

Goosebumps. Shock. Awe.

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Erin @ The Speckled Palate June 26, 2013 at 10:20 am

SO excited for y’all, Nicole! My offer about photography for y’all — before OR during — and I’d love to run a leg with y’all when you’re somewhere near my home. :)

Can’t wait to hear how this all comes together!

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Kaci Johanna June 26, 2013 at 10:22 am

OHMYGOD. You are so fucking inspirational. I don’t even have words.

But, I did look at the map before I read anything and started reading this assuming you were MOVING TO NEW YORK. So I was totes surprised to read that isn’t the case.

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Heidi June 26, 2013 at 10:22 am

that is amazing!!! So excited for you :) If you want runners to run with you for a day let me know :) I’ll travel up to PA and run with you a few hours!

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Liz June 26, 2013 at 10:24 am

This is so unbelievably awesome. You. Are. Rockstar.

I am going to come find you and run with you. I’m also happy to volunteer for anything you need!

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Lindsay June 26, 2013 at 10:31 am

Holy shit, Nicole. This is just… fantastic. I am bouncing-in-my-desk-chair excited for you! You’re such an inspiration, whether you know it or not. You’re going to kill this and I can’t wait to hear all about what you get out of the experience. Keep going, girl! xo

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Sid June 26, 2013 at 10:38 am

Holy shit. That IS insane. Yet, I would totally buy a plane ticket from Cape Town to the US, to join you for part of the journey. Keep me updated on dates and things, and I will totally try to find the cash for this.

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Robyn June 26, 2013 at 10:41 am

I WANT TO COME.

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Brittany June 26, 2013 at 10:45 am

YOU ARE AMAZING.

You also have a place in Chicago if you need a place to crash, or directions or food/restaurant recommendations.

Oh. And I plan on running with you.

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Marian Schembari June 26, 2013 at 10:47 am

You continue to blow my mind. Rock on sister.

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Nicole June 26, 2013 at 10:56 am

This is crazy amazing! I can’t wait to see you in Kansas, and I’ll be cheering for you the whole way!!

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Michelle June 26, 2013 at 11:00 am

I’ll be in NorCal, but I’ll totally come down to San Diego and do the first 50 miles with y’all! Sounds like a hell of a story!

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Michelle June 26, 2013 at 11:01 am

By San Diego, I meant Santa Monica … I promise to learn the SoCal city names by 2015. :)

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Lauren June 26, 2013 at 11:10 am

I’m so excited for you!

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terra June 26, 2013 at 11:16 am

FUCK YES YOU’RE RUNNING ACROSS THE COUNTRY!!

I don’t know when or where, but I’m going to come run with you because this is amazing and you’re a rock star and I want to run next to you while you do this amazing and brilliant thing.

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Ashley Wilhite June 26, 2013 at 11:22 am

Holy moly. This is insane and awesome and I totally want to join you for part of the journey!!

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Erica June 26, 2013 at 11:36 am

Congratulations, this is so freakin’ amazing!

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Amy June 26, 2013 at 11:40 am

I’m on your Missouri route, I’d love to come cheer you on! Maybe you can take a bathroom break to fill me on how one gets sponsorships to make doing what you fucking want to do an actual possibility =)

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erin @WELLinLA July 1, 2013 at 2:01 pm

Ditto to the hospitality in Missou-rah :) I have plenty of family & friends in the state would would happily host you at the end of a long day. As far as sponsors go… you’re going to have more than you need. Kudos on the big announcement and goal in front of you!

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Terri June 26, 2013 at 12:05 pm

What? Don’t want to come even further south through Texas?! haha!! Good luck, girl! Life-changing, indeed!

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Nora June 26, 2013 at 12:11 pm

I just left this on FB but please come stay with us when you are in STL! We have guest bedrooms and I’d love to have you, if that fits your schedule and your needs =) Excited for you and also you totally kick ass (in case you didn’t already know that)

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David Stehle June 26, 2013 at 12:12 pm

BADASS!

I love crazy athletic goals like this!

It’s like in 2011 when Nate Damm (natewalksamerica.com) declared, “I’m going to walk across America!” Then walked 3,000+ miles from DE to CA…because why the fuck not?

Or when Alex Mangini (lifenotion.co) declared, “I’m going to conquer The Great Divide Mountain Trails!” Then hopped on his bike and right now is pedaling 2,700+ miles in 27 days from Canada to New Mexico…because why the fuck not?

My point is this. I understand your reasoning behind the run, but if I were writing this blog post I wouldn’t give any reasoning. It would just say one thing…”Because why the fuck not?”

That’s the only answer you need to give people when they ask why you would do such a crazy thing.

Because why the fuck not?

PS (Hope you plan on starting a new running site so people can follow your journey. You know, because why the fuck not?)

PPS (I’ll be cheering for ya.)

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Ayesha June 26, 2013 at 12:13 pm

I would love to meet up with you when you hit the Four Corners since you aren’t running through Albuquerque!

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Erica June 26, 2013 at 12:53 pm

I’ll be there send you off!

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gretchen June 26, 2013 at 1:06 pm

Look.at.you.

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Tara June 26, 2013 at 1:07 pm

ahhhhh i’ve been giddy with anticipation about this every since you filled me in last month!! i still can’t wrap my brain around it, but i know that if anyone can do this big huge thing, it’s most definitely you. you know i’m already in for running/lodging in and around pennsylvania!!

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Kelly L June 26, 2013 at 1:09 pm

Um, that is amazing. All I have are exclamation marks at this point.

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lonestarsky June 26, 2013 at 1:15 pm

That’s beyond amazing. It’s gonna be awesome! And if you decide to go beyond New York, and run across the Atlantic, you’d be more than welcome to stay here :D xx

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Paulette June 26, 2013 at 1:21 pm

Wow so awesome! If San Jose helps, you are welcome at our place!

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Valorie June 26, 2013 at 1:23 pm

Holy fuck that’s awesome. If I’m still in DC then, I’d love to run with you guys! If I’m not, I’ll run with you guys wherever I am then too. EITHER WAY, YOU KICK ASS.

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Cathryn June 26, 2013 at 1:28 pm

Ridiculous. Your parents must be freaking out ;) SO impressed and excited to read along!!! Awesome girls.

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Leasy Loo June 26, 2013 at 1:33 pm

WOW!! This whole story/plan makes me think so much of Terry Fox. pretty sure you’re channeling his spirit! Don’t know if you guys down south know who he is, but up here in Canada he’s a national hero and a legend. You should look up his story- so inspiring! And what an amazing adventure you’re embarking on! I’m so glad I found your blog/website just over a month ago- it’s been really great reading your stories/ advice and putting some of your systems to good use.
I look forward to reading about this next adventure!! =)

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Gigi June 26, 2013 at 2:05 pm

LOVE THIS. Congrats and rock on, girl!

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Stephenie Zamora June 26, 2013 at 3:25 pm

This is AWESOME. Very inspiring and if there’s anything I can do to support you, PLEASE let me know. You’ve got me running farther than I ever have before, I’d be honored to help you do the same! :) xo

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Sherri June 26, 2013 at 3:26 pm

Love this story, can’t wait to hear of your success – I know you’ll rock it. Good luck!!!!

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nikkiana June 26, 2013 at 3:50 pm

So… Are we having a party when you get to New York?

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katelin June 26, 2013 at 4:33 pm

so so proud & so EXCITED for you friend!! xo

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Suzanna June 26, 2013 at 4:41 pm

Um, holy shit, this is awesome! I’m sorry you won’t be coming through Virginia, but I cannot wait to follow you on this awesome journey! You ladies TOTALLY ROCK!!!

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Jena June 26, 2013 at 5:06 pm

This is utterly amazing, I know you girls can do it! You have balls lady and I am excited to follow you on this journey, because I know wonderful things will be happening! YOU GO GIRL!

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Danielle June 26, 2013 at 5:09 pm

You are amazing! Really truly fucking incredible. XO

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Cait June 26, 2013 at 5:10 pm

This is fucking amazing, seriously. I’m right smack in between NYC and Philly so when you get over here to the east coast, I’m coming out to cheer you on and celebrate at the end.

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Eric June 26, 2013 at 5:22 pm

make a stop in Vegas! :)

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michelle June 26, 2013 at 5:52 pm

holy! you are incredible :D come stay at my place! (if you’re route takes you through the MD suburbs lol)

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Jo-Anne June 26, 2013 at 6:12 pm

Bloody hell you are awesome and this was awesome………..

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Simone June 26, 2013 at 8:47 pm

This & you are amazing….AND you’re making me wish I lived in the States so I could cheer you on in person. Excited to follow you (virtually) as you embark on this epic journey! xo

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Emilie L'Abbee June 26, 2013 at 10:40 pm

Hello,

I have been reading your blog since your San Francisco days, stumbling upon it by chance, as I was attempting to gather local insight on life in San Fran (a city that I intended to move to since 2009). I signed up for your email list as a way to hear more about the city and because your writing uncannily reflected my own thoughts and attitude towards life.

As I became more committed to running and switched to a vegan lifestyle, it was not long before your blog voiced these same decisions that I was making from across the country. I eagerly read every email, excited to hear more about your thoughts on the same matters. You became a sort of long distance mentor and encouraging force, reminding me that I was not alone on my journey, while pushing me to go forward.

I will be moving to San Francisco in 30 days, the move I have been waiting almost 5 years to make. I know this is wild, but I would be beyond honored if I could accompany you and Liz on your cross-country run on March 1st of 2015.

Let me know if that seems cool,
Emilie

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Rae June 27, 2013 at 12:23 am

HOLY FUCK, NICOLE. This is amazing! I am SO excited for you! I just wish I lived State-side so I could offer a place to crash but meh, I will be cheering you on from Australia!

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Ffion June 27, 2013 at 12:59 am

Holy cow, you’re nuts :D

And I love you for it! Awesome plan, wishing you all the success in the world with it!

Crazy buggers.

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sanibel June 27, 2013 at 3:57 am

Way to go Nicole! This is absolutely amazing! I can’t wait to cheer you on. You will do awesome. Chase that dream!

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alanna migliacci June 27, 2013 at 6:00 am

I need to change my story, so I picked up and moved to New Zealand. It took me nearly 4 years of being scared, but it seems I finally grew a pair.

Good for you and please continue to be an inspiration. If I’m back in the states, I will 100% join you for a few miles.

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Claire June 27, 2013 at 6:55 am

Hey, Superstar. This is amazing. Like, I am Capital-B Blown Away.

I notice you’re running straight through my homeland of Kansas. Can’t tell whether or not your route goes through Wichita, Lawrence or Kansas City, but I’d *hiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiighly* suggest checking out at least one, if not all three. Fun places full of good people!

And if I happen to be back in Wichita in 2015 (hell, I don’t know where I’ll be in a month, let alone two years!), you’re set with a place to crash, an experienced vegan brunch locator, an extra running buddy and just a plain old friend.

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Ivy June 27, 2013 at 8:04 am

I FUCKING LOVE YOU

No, seriously. Proper fangirl style. How are you planning to document this? DO YOU NEED A VIDEOGRAPHER? Cause I’d be so game, I can’t even verbalize it.

I like how in text speak it’s not entirely evident that I’m hyperventilating a little bit at the amasomeness of this mission.

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Amanda June 27, 2013 at 9:20 am

This is just awesome. Have an amazing run! Take pictures so we can vigorously live through your adventure and who knows maybe meet you along the way at some point!!! :)

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Liz June 27, 2013 at 11:14 am

Nicole, oh Nicole.

I. Just. Can’t. Even.

WE ARE GOING TO RUN ACROSS AMERICA. LIKE, RIGHT THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE EFFING COUNTRY.

I.
Just.
Can’t.
Even.

I am blown away, absolutely blown away by the responses on here – your tribe of people seen like the most awesome, kind, compassionate, wonderful and generous people ever (HI, everyone!). Which is testament to you, of course. Because you’re fucking amazing and awesome and kind and compassionate and wonderful and generous and a truly awesome friend.

I am just so, so, so honoured and excited to get to share this crazy journey with you, right by my side.

WE’RE RUNNING ACROSS AMERICA.

Let’s do this.

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Sharron June 27, 2013 at 1:31 pm

You are amazing what a huge challenge and brilliant adventure!!! Inspiring I’m running out of exclamation points for how amazing this is!!!!!!

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Adrian June 27, 2013 at 1:52 pm

Yes, yes, yes!!

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Meghan Lowery June 27, 2013 at 3:17 pm

NICOLE!! This is the awesome.

Looks like you are running right through St. Louis. I want to help! I have two guest bedrooms…a husband that cooks (detox-approved foods, natch)…and hot showers… (have I convinced you yet?)

:)

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Caryn June 27, 2013 at 8:01 pm

You are probably the most ballsy bad ass runners I’ve ever met. This is FANTASTIC! GO YOU! I would love to have Social Impact Project be a partner for this run. Let’s talk possibilities! All I can imagine right now is Forest Gump where he runs across country and just doesn’t stop. Run Nicole, Run! See also, You should raise money for a cause for this run. Way to go! How’d you pick that date?

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heather June 28, 2013 at 8:30 pm

You are running across the whole state of Kansas…I live here and would love to catch up with you. Crazy Fucking Cool~!

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Tia June 28, 2013 at 9:45 pm

You’re the only person I know who could actually make this happen. Not just happen, but have it BE FUCKING AMAZING.

Can’t wait. xo

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nova June 29, 2013 at 7:45 am

That’s fantastic!

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Caitlin June 30, 2013 at 8:51 am

Holy crap! This is so crazy-awesome! You are such an inspiration! I wish I lived along your route because I would totally come along for a chunk of it.

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Alisha June 30, 2013 at 7:34 pm

OH
MY
FECKING
GOD

YOU ARE A ROCKSTAR

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Maddy June 30, 2013 at 8:00 pm

Wow. This is the first post I’ve read on your blog and I’m already in love. I love crazy, whirlwind ideas. All the power to you! I’ll be in Arizona and would be happy to lend my services to you along this journey. Whatever you need, my door is open!

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Gina June 30, 2013 at 9:36 pm

I am in awe of your next adventure. You are quite an inspiration, Nicole!

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Noel July 1, 2013 at 8:01 am

This is an awe-inspiring, change the way you look at the world, kick-ass kind of adventure! I am inspired just hearing about it! We totally believe you can do it and can’t wait to read all about it!

I will be in Aroura (outside of Denver, CO). It doesn’t look like your route goes through that way, but if it changes a little I’d be happy to offer you our guest room, a fresh organic home-cooked vegan meal, and jog through the city with you guys!

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Allie July 1, 2013 at 9:10 am

Amazing! You have to run along part of Route 66, right? I’m in Flagstaff. I’d LOVE to run a leg with you in Arizona. Good luck!!

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Peach July 1, 2013 at 11:14 am

AMAZING. Atlanta is a bit out of your way, but keep us informed of how we can help!

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Barb July 1, 2013 at 11:43 am

Wow! This is going to be awesome! I live in Alaska so I can’t offer you a place to stay (unless you sidestep a few thousand miles).
I’ll be cheering you on!!! Good luck ladies.

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Julie July 1, 2013 at 3:38 pm

amazing. amazing. amazing. I have a long long long way to go before I come remotely close to your level of awesomeness…. but in the meantime if you need/want assistance or a place to sleep in Brooklyn, I’m here.

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Ana July 2, 2013 at 12:05 am

Wow this is amazing! I was just congratulating myself yesterday on managing to run 3km without stopping from being a couch potato 2 months ago and here you are planning to run all that way. I’ll really enjoy following your journey though I can’t join in from Scotland. Good luck with the preparations.

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LipSmacker July 3, 2013 at 1:35 pm

Wow, first reaction out of my mouth, “What the fuck?” but seriously, you are so inspirational!!! I wish you were coming thru my Nor Cal neck of the woods but if I’m anywhere near your route, I’ll stand on the side of the road with cups of water, Gatorade, coffee, vodka, whatever! I’m so excited for you guys and can’t wait to follow along in the journey!

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Kristin @ KEEN Digital Summit July 5, 2013 at 1:09 pm

Dude, this is INSANE. And also the coolest thing I have ever heard about. Like, ever.

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Grace Boyle July 7, 2013 at 6:06 pm

Stop in Boulder :)

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sarah July 24, 2013 at 2:16 pm

AWESOME!!!! I WANNA COME:) This sounds so amazing and I cannot wait to hear more. I am in San Diego but would love to come and run with you ladies!!

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Matt Cheuvront July 24, 2013 at 2:18 pm

Amazing. I mean, god damn…now I have to run from here to like, China or something. Awesome. And inspiring as hell.

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Kenia September 19, 2013 at 5:30 pm

I’m there….OK for some of this, not the whole thing. :-P I assume you’ll post a specific schedule when the event draws near? I live in SoCal so I’ll be there for the start!

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David T September 22, 2013 at 9:34 pm

This is the first time I have even heard of you Nicole – and I love you !! Good luck and I genuinely hope you get those life changing experiences you desire – you will BTW.

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Jessie October 7, 2013 at 5:33 pm

This is amazing! I missed the announcement this summer, but way to go you! I would love to run with you for a bit in/near St. Louis!

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Andrea October 8, 2013 at 10:40 am

Love it, borrowed it, adapted it! Here is that cool (“do them!”) image above, re-jiggered to be a FB cover photo (correct size and everything….).

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/1142622/do-them-fb-ready.png

Enjoy and thank you for creating such a cool and inspiring body of work.

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Amanda December 6, 2013 at 10:38 am

This is so awesome! I’m so using this on my fb profile! :D Thank you so much! <3 <3

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Rachel November 2, 2013 at 11:54 am

If you need a place to crash on Long Island, NY you’ve got one :)

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SangD November 30, 2013 at 6:04 pm

You have a place to stay here in Kansas City! :-) This is going to be kick ass filled with lots of kickassness! <3

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Sarah December 1, 2013 at 5:23 pm

OMG that is fucking awesome! Go get it girl!

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Amanda December 6, 2013 at 10:01 am

You go, girls!! I would love to meet you two in Santa Monica; it’ll be either close, or my first full year living in my dream state!! :D <3 <3

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Sweeney December 18, 2013 at 10:28 am

This is fucking cool. I am actually on your route. Smack dab in the middle of Missouri. I don’t intend to be here in March 2015, but if I am, I’ll definitely be on the lookout for your excellence.

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Megan December 19, 2013 at 11:26 am

I am hella jealous of this journey. Do you guys need a third wheel : )

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Jacinta February 6, 2014 at 4:54 pm

Thought I’d throw some Aussie into the mix…

Great idea!! I love it! So much so, in fact, I’ve added it to my bucket list… Hope you don’t mind me copying!

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Kat @ BitchesWork.com February 6, 2014 at 7:08 pm

HOLY FUCKING SHIT, Forest Gump status! That’s amazing, you are so inspiring! I want to find you next time I come to LA and give you a high five/chest bump/hug.

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Briana February 12, 2014 at 5:31 pm

FUCK YEAH I’ll join you! But only for like 10-13 miles, then I will wave at you as you and your friend run into the distance…..

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