Hurdling Through Life is an inspiration and educational website created to provide resources that inspire, motivate, and educate readers on how to conquer college. With the right mindset, resources, and motivation college will be a breeze. The site is built on the concept of breaking through barriers, one hurdle at a time, and becoming the person one aspires to be. The author will also update the blog with her goals and aspirations and encourage readers to work toward their goals.
Hurdling Through Life is a blog created by Landria Buckley, M.B.A., a Howard and University of Maryland Alumna and professional track and field athlete. The blog was created to document her journey, inspire others, and give advice. In her 28 years of life, she has been able to achieve major milestones and goals, such as traveling the world, competing as a professional athlete, obtaining her Masters, having a professional career, writing a poetry chapbook, public speaking and learning various skills along the way. Always wanting give back and help upcoming athletes she revamped her blog to focus on helping collegiate athletes through one of the best times of their lives… college!
All-American – 100 hurdles
Former Professional Athlete – 400h
2016 USA Olympic Trials Semi-Finalist
2008 USA Olympic Trials Qualifier
World University Games Finalist
Competed on the Professional Track and Field Circuit throughout Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean
Master’s in Business Administration
Current Professional Career as a Subcontracts Administrator
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