Club Member Since 6/3/2012
City: Colorado Springs State: CO
Favorite Shoe: New Balance Size: 8
Age: 44.5 years old
Marital Status: Married to Mike...a non-runner
What I do for work:
Physican Assistant at Premier Orthopedics
Places Ive called home and why I like where I am now:
Missouri, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Illinois, Colorado
I love that I can sit outside and not get eaten alive by mosquitoes!
When I started running and what got me started:
At 10 years old, I saw my dad going out for a 3 miles jog and asked if I could go. He reluctantly said yes thinking I would hold him back, but instead I smoked him!
What does running mean to me:
Fun, painful at times, and always challenging!
Ran for Ole Miss on the varsity team and competed in the 3000 and 5000 meters indoor and outdoor track and field. Also ran cross country.
What I like about trail/mountain running:
The challenge and the scenery is usually incredible.
Favorite running trail and why:
I love them all!
Favorite trail/mountain race and why:
Just getting into the trail/ mountain races. I've done more road races.
Best running experience:
Walking on to the track team at Ole Miss and making the varsity/ travel team in less than 6 weeks!
Worst running experience:
Running on a uneven surface while practicing in 6th grade and twisted my ankle and fractured my foot. I walked on it for a few weeks and ended up in a cast for 8 weeks!
Neatest thing found on a run:
I've never been that lucky!
Running pet peeves:
Let the faster person behind you pass!
Something non running related that no one would guess about me:
I'm have asthma.
Other hobbies and interests:
My goal is to consistently run a 7:30 minute per mile pace for a 10k.
Page last modified: 6/3/2012