Marina Kollassa (GER)

Marina Kollassa (GER)

Running since: 2014

First race ever: I can´t remember, I think it was a local 5k race here in Bottrop 

Why did you start running: Basically because of a duty to do so to prepare for my muay thai (thaiboxing) fights

Your best race ever: Big Dog´s Backyard WM satellite 2020

Favorite race event: CCC

The good: Independence

The bad: The lack of time to do anything else (because once you´re a runner you don’t want to do anything else ;))

The ugly: Loosing toenails

Favorite Willpower item: Run Till Death Hoodie

Top5 Running Songs:

  • Wake the dead – Comeback Kid
  • When your heart stops beating - +44
  • This could be anywhere in the world – alexisonfire
  • Don´t stop me now – queen
  • remember the name – fort minor

Top5 Ever Songs:

 Cant really decide which 5 songs are the best, so here a some of my all time favorites:

  • no cigar – millencolin
  • sinister rouge – bad religion
  • Scream - Misfits
  • What happened? - H20
  • Swing life away – rise against

Favorite Pre-Race meal: Porridge in the morning, pasta in the evening

Favorite Post-Race meal: Indian food (I know one of the best indian restaurants) 

Wanna share a recipe? I know too much to share

Running Mantra or favorite quote:  „Wer will findet Wege, wer nicht will findet Gründe“


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