Pain wasn't just a risk in the 2009 TransEurope-Footrace, which covered an average of 43 miles per day for 64 days straight–it was a given. Researchers tested the pain tolerance of competitors in that year's race by dunking their hands in ice-cold water for three minutes. The runners–all of whom lasted the full three minutes–rated the pain an average of 6 on a scale of 1 to 10. Most of the nonrunners in a control group, by contrast, gave up halfway through the test and rated the pain as 10.
NBA 2014-2015 Coach of the Year Race Closer than MVP Race - http://movietvtechgeeks.com/nba-coach-of-year-race-closer-than-mvp-race/-The 2014-2015 NBA season has had more than its fair share of “Can you believe that!” moments and MVP-caliber performances. The MVP race is as close as it’s ever been with Steph Curry, LeBron James, James Harden, and even Russell Westbrook have all made their cases for why they deserve the award reserved for the best player in the league.