Over the next few months, we will be featuring Q & As with our sponsored RRAC (Running Room Athletic Club) athletes . Today, meet Vanessa Trofimenkoff!
Over the next few months, we will be featuring Q & As with our sponsored RRAC (Running Room Athletic Club) athletes . Today, meet Ryan Brockerville!
For new readers, please introduce yourself, including what you are up to now and how you are connected to the Running Room:
Hi! My name is Charmaine Broughton, I’m the mom of two teen boys (Tyler 17 and Colgan 16) and a female Goldendoodle. I fell in love with running shortly after the birth of my second son. For close to a dozen years I was the food writer for Running Room Magazine–a role I took a tremendous amount of pride in. I currently work as a food media specialist and have recently started a part-time dog walking biz (in Muskoka, where I live) – Pawketz Dog Walking (named after our two-year-old pup, Pockets). After years of distance running [a handful of full marathons, countless half marathons and a half Ironman (how I celebrated my 40th birthday)], these days you can find me with excitement at the start line of 5K s–nothing like easily getting on and off the toilet in the days post-race. Those who are distance runners know what I’m talking about.
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Over the next few months, we will be featuring Q & As with our sponsored RRAC (Running Room Athletic Club) athletes . Today, meet Truphena Busienei!
Kristi is a former high school Phys. Ed. and English teacher who has been the copy editor of Running Room Magazine since 2012. She started running thanks to the Running Club at her elementary school. She bought her first pair of “serious” running shoes from the Kenaston Running Room in Winnipeg.
Continue reading “Q & A with Kristi York”
Gaston was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii and is the store manager of the Honolulu Running Room. He says that people “generally think of Hawaii as very pastoral but Honolulu is fairly metropolitan. There are definitely no grass huts or coconut bras here although there are a few touristy places in Waikiki and Laie (the Polynesian Cultural Center) where you could find that.”
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Angela is a buyer with the Running Room. She is an avid runner who fell back in love with running 13 years ago on her maternity leave. She may be a familiar face as she has often been featured in Running Room promotions and other materials. Continue reading “Q & A with Angela Sargent”
Simon took the time from training and working on his Master’s degree to indulge us in some Q & A. He began running in 2011 as part of a weight loss journey and, over the years, has contributed several inspiration stories to our Running Room Magazine.
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