There is something about competition that’s infectious. Even if you don’t consider yourself to be athletic, you can probably understand the want to win at one thing or another. And, as annoying as oversharing on social media has become, sometimes seeing someone else check in at the gym is followed by a faint desire to go yourself. Or maybe you find yourself wanting to hit the pavement when someone boasts about their new running record.
Annelise Schoups is a contributor at Rewind & Capture. With a degree in journalism, experience in public relations, and an education in travel, she is passionate about cultivating knowledge and storytelling.