Episode 5: Alice Saunders, Creator of Forestbound and 3:19 Marathoner

Date: March 1, 2017 at 2:02 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

The Ali on the Run Show

Episode 5

Guest: Alice Saunders

Alice Saunders is the creator of Forestbound, a Boston-based company that makes and sells canvas and leather bags made from historic textiles. Alice is also a super speedy runner and marathoner. She started running later in life, and now boasts some pretty serious PRs, including a 3:19 marathon and a 1:37 half marathon. In this episode, Alice and I talk about how she created Forestbound, why she started running (for a good cause!), and our unathletic pasts — including our best strategies for skipping out on the mile during gym class in fifth grade. (Plus a few hot takes about important things like pineapple pizza.)

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Forestbound Long May They Run line

The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

Eugene Marathon

Sarah Bard

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