Runner: Tess C

Years Running: 9

Age: 45

Upcoming Races

Rock n’ Roll Half, Seattle, June 10
Beat the Blerch, Half marathon, Sept 15
Cascade Express, Marathon, Sept 30

Current Goals

Train for a full marathon during a busy summer. Stay healthy. Have fun. Admire the younger and older runners out there.

Long Term Goals

Simply hoping to continue running my entire life, into my older years.

Running Accomplishments

I am most proud of my two sub-four-hour marathons, in 2013 and 2016. Everything came together those days and worked. It was a great feeling.

Favorite Part About Being a Runner

When mile 2 transitions into mile 3. All the kinks are worked out by then and the stressors of the day float away.

Running Words of Wisdom

Oxygen is free.