Favorite Bay Area Race: Not quite in the Bay Area, but I loved the Half Marathon on Monterey Bay. And my local Devil Mountain Run 5K is a great small town big race.
Shoe of choice on race day: Saucony Fastwitch, Topo Fli-Lyte
Why run? It makes me happy and keeps me sane – way cheaper than therapy! Satisfying my competitive streak by competing against myself and pushing my limits. The feeling you get when you stay strong and focused, and show that little nagging voice of doubt inside your head that you CAN do it!
Running accessory you can’t run without: My Garmin, and on long runs a hydration pack full of Tailwind