Alexander

Alex

Why did you sign up to do this race?
This year marks 10 years since I went into remission for Leukemia (AML). I wanted to celebrate and commemorate the decade it has been with a 10k race.

As well as mark the event I wanted to feel the burning in …

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Elizabeth

Elizabeth Davis

Why did you sign up to do this race?
I signed up to do the Lake Hickory Tri because I had done it last year and loved it. It was a good course, I was familiar with it and it was family friendly.
How did you feel …

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Lani

Lani Zaren

Why did you sign up to do this race?
I did this race because it’s been one of my goals to finish a 5K since I started my weight loss journey in January 2019. I was actually only supposed to spectate my husband running that morning, but he …

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Andrea

Andrea Kooiman

{ Backstory }

Around mile 2 of the 50K a runner went down in front of me. She had knocked her knee pretty good and it was bleeding quite a bit. We moved to the other side of the trail to allow other …

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Jan

Jan Hart
PC: New York Road Runners

Why did you sign up to do this race?
I signed for the 2018 TCS NYC Marathon after volunteering for 5 years at the finish line. I had qualified for the marathon all five years by completing the 9+1 program but finally …

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Sean

Sean Kachmarski
PC: marathon-photos.com

Why did you sign up to do this race?
It’s a bit of a long story as my running journey started with a health scare. Being a Canadian living in West Yorkshire 18st (stone) in weight, it was bound to happen as I had a sedentary …

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