Goals and Stories

Victoria’s Story

Hi Pacific Northwest Marathon! My name is Victoria and all three of my siblings are diabetic. In 2010 I was in New Orleans building houses with the youth group I lead. My older brother, Andrew, called me in the middle of our trip and informed me he had just been diagnosed with a case of …

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Eliza’s Story

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Jenni’s Story

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Natalie’s Story

I’d like to share my fitness story in hopes it might help or inspire someone else. I always considered myself healthy, but I was never athletic nor did I exercise, unless you count chasing our little boys. In 2007, I nearly died from the loss of a partial molar pregnancy – my first girl. Besides …

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David’s Story

I am passionate about running. I have been since I was small, being the fastest (or second fastest) runner in my class all through elementary and middle school. But somehow I lost the fire as a young adult. It finally returned when I met my sweetheart, and she was a runner, too–but a distance runner. …

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