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Residence: Walpole, MA
College: Mount Ida College, MA
Age division: 50-55
B.A.A. member since: 1999
- 3-time U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon Qualifier (1996, 2000, 2004)
- USA World Championship Marathon Team Member (1999)
What is your favorite racing distance and race?
10k and half marathon.
Where is your favorite place to run in New England?
Tell us about your most memorable race experience or training run.
Running Grandma’s Marathon in 1998, where I qualifyied for the 2000 trials.
What event(s) are you training for in 2017?
USATF NE Grand Prix series and Beach to Beacon 10K. Maybe some cross country in the fall.
What’s the most difficult training workout you have accomplished?
10 miles on track, alternating 2:45 and 3:15 per 800 meters.
Tell us something unique about yourself that would surprise most of us.
I used to have a paper route in Mendon, Mass. as a kid, delivering the newspaper on my horse.
When you’re not running, what do you like to do?
Hang with my comedic husband Jimmy.
If you could run anywhere in the world, where would you go?
Prefontaine Trail in Eugene, Oregon.
What’s your profession or field of work?
Professional service provider.
What’s your favorite adidas racing or training shoe?