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I’m On The Air: 200 Mile Running Trek

Set your radio dial or tune in online on AM 990 KWAM at 12:30 cst today where I will be talking with Channel 3's Live at 9 news anchor Mary Beth Conley discussing my 200 mile trek running from Chattanooga to Nashville TN with my 11 other teammates this weekend. Let the fun and runcation… Continue reading I’m On The Air: 200 Mile Running Trek

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Running Magazine Cover Finalist Lost Nearly 200 lbs

Happy Friday! I was asked by Women's Running Magazine to give a small bio and create a simple video as to why I should be a finalist for the cover of their magazine. Here's the video and story that was published online today. You have until Monday to vote daily! ❤❤ http://womensrunning.competitor.com/cover-runner-contest http://womensrunning.competitor.com/2016/10/inspiration/read-cover-finalist-almetrias-incredible-weight-loss-story_66380

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12th Half: Chicago Bound

  Half Marathon and Full Marathon Training Chronicles: Just so happeningly, my 8th week of marathon training called for 13 miles today and I was able  to do it in Chicago and get rewarded for it. It was my first time ever going to Chicago. I wanted to try the infamous Garrett's popcorn, deep dish… Continue reading 12th Half: Chicago Bound

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I Need Your Vote to be on the Cover of Women’s Running Magazine!

Women's Running Magazine: Everyone knows running is one of my passions as well as my 50 by 50 goal. At one of my friend's suggestion, I entered the Women’s Running Magazine nationwide contest to be featured on the cover of their 2017 January/February issue. To my surprise, out of 2,000 entrants, I was selected as… Continue reading I Need Your Vote to be on the Cover of Women’s Running Magazine!

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Long Week…So the Marathon Training Continues

Long week...so the marathon training continues. 🏃🏃🏃 •Saturday: 12 mile run with BMR/BGR •Sunday: 4 mile recovery walk through Shelby Farms with BGR •Monday: Speaking engagement at the VA Hospital about suicide awareness and prevention month. Thanks Montoyia for allowing me to share about losing a loved one at your program and Noah for your… Continue reading Long Week…So the Marathon Training Continues