Christina McDonough

Club Member Since 8/10/2012

City: Colorado springs State: Co

Favorite Shoe: Brooks adrenaline Size: 7.5

Age: 50.5 years old

Marital Status: Married

Family members:
3 sons

What I do for work:
Water Resource Engineer

Places I’ve called home and why I like where I am now:
I have lived in various parts of Florida. We moved here in August 2012.

When I started running and what got me started:
I started in running in middle school. Both of my parents were runners. My dad ran track in college then after to keep in shape. My mom liked distance better and ran a marathon when I was 10. My kids love to run now as well.

What does running mean to me:
Running keeps me sane.

Running accomplishments:
15 marathons (would like to do all 50 states)

What I like about trail/mountain running:
I am very new to trail and mountain running. Trained for two mountain marathons by running over bridges in Jacksonville, Fl. Now I get to train on the real thing.

Favorite running trail and why:
Sante Fe Trail is my favorite trail because you can run and bike on it.

Favorite trail/mountain race and why:
Grandfather mountain in North Carolina

Best running experience:
Grandfather mountain marathon has beautiful scenery with bag pipes at the finish.

Worst running experience:
Eates park marathon, only because it was 40 degrees and raining.

Running related bathroom stop story:
None thankfully.

Running pet peeves:
Walkers starting at the front of a 5k. I don't really care for 5ks anyway, so I try not to do them.

Other hobbies and interests:
Skiing, biking, yoga, pilates.

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