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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Mely & Tess

Mely & Tess

Why did you sign up to do this race?
We signed up for the race to challenge ourselves to get fit! Obstacle course races are a great mix of challenging and fun. We’ve done a few this year already (but this was the toughest!).
How did you …

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Kerrie

Kerrie Aldridge

Why did you sign up to do this race?
I have always watched the London Marathon growing up and loved watching on TV the charity runners and hear their stories. I always secretly thought I’d love to do that but it was always a bit lie in the …

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Lauren

Lauren

Why did you sign up to do this race?
I signed up for this race to give myself something to work towards while pregnant. I’d just ran my first marathon and it seemed like the natural thing to do was to go for my first ultra marathon.
How did …

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