Hurdling Through Life is an inspiration and educational website created to provide resources that inspire, motivate, and educate readers on how to conquer college and personal finances. With the right mindset, resources, and motivation college and finances will be a breeze. The site is built on the concept of breaking through barriers; one hurdle at a time.

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

Finance Background

 Thank you for reading!

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