Running since: I started running when I was in grade school.
First race ever (date, place, time): EVER? Grade school.
Why did you start running: Because I liked the idea of a sport that I could challenge myself with and do by myself.
Your favorite Willpower item: The mugs, sports bra and varsity jacket!
Top5 Running Songs: Hiking/Climb/Mountaineering/Cycling Songs: Truthfully, I do more hiking, climbing, cycling and mountaineering these days. So, these would be for those days! I like more chill stuff when I’m doing anything physical. Mostly post-rock.
- This Patch of Sky - Coordinates (44°06'12"N 121°46'09"W)
- Long Distance Calling - Apparitions
- Lowercase Noises - A Chance Grain of Rye
- The Daysleepers - Release the Kraken
- Caspian - Hymn for the Greatest Generation
Top5 Ever Songs: Toughest question EVER. I’m just going with lately! This changes with mood, age, everything!
- Heilung - Krigsgaldr
- Shelter - Freewill
- Lucifer - Dreamer
- Boysetsfire - My Life in the Knife Trade
- Isis - The Other
Favorite Pre- Hike/Climb/Ride meal: Sorry! No carbs! Usually anything that involves lots of coconut oil and dark chocolate!
Favorite Post Hike/Climb/Ride: same as above!
Wanna share a recipe? Ketogenic friendly brownies!
Favorite quote: “The best alpinist are the ones with the worst memories.” Jimmy Chin - this quote speaks to me and I’m sure with many people on so many levels.