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Ali on the Run Show Episode 247: Mary Kate Shea, John Hancock Senior Director of Endurance Marketing & 23-Time Boston Marathon Finisher

Date: June 10, 2020 at 5:48 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“There is nothing we will not do for this team.” Mary Kate Shea — or “MK,” as she’s known to the fastest marathoners in the world — is the senior director of endurance marketing for John Hancock, the title sponsor […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 246: On the Job with Ross Altenbaugh, Executive Director of Flagstaff Shelter Services

Date: June 8, 2020 at 8:29 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I grew up riding around in a cargo van filled with bologna sandwiches and handing them out under bridges and in parks.” Ross Altenbaugh is the executive director at Flagstaff Shelter Services, the largest emergency shelter in Northern Arizona. Since […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 245: Feel-Good Friday with Rachel Gersten & Jor-El Caraballo, Licensed Therapists & Co-Founders of Viva Wellness

Date: June 4, 2020 at 8:18 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“It’s not so much what you’re doing — it’s why are you doing it?” Welcome to the first episode in a four-part series called Feel-Good Fridays. These short episodes are intended to leave you feeling lighter, better, more optimistic — […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 244: Peyton Thomas, 2:42 Marathoner

Date: June 3, 2020 at 8:13 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“I had all these supporters that were from the Black running community that were there to cheer me on because I was their representation in the race. That’s really big and pretty heavy, I think. And not heavy in a […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 243: On the Job with Amy Diallo, Covid-19 Researcher

Date: June 1, 2020 at 7:53 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“We just wish that science was faster sometimes!” Amy Diallo always knew she wanted to be a scientist. Growing up in France, her plan was always to move to the United States and study infectious diseases. And perhaps never has […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 242: Shalane Flanagan

Date: May 27, 2020 at 7:37 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“If that’s my legacy, that’s a good one.” Shalane Flanagan has many titles: former professional runner, four-time Olympian, Olympic silver medalist, Bowerman Track Club coach, 2017 New York City Marathon champion, American record holder, two-time New York Times best-selling author, […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 241: On the Job with JoMarie Flores, Funeral Director

Date: May 25, 2020 at 8:54 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“I’m 100 percent emotionally involved with the families I serve.” Welcome to Season 2 of the On the Job series on the Ali on the Run Show! This season, we’re kicking things off with JoMarie Flores, a funeral director in […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 240: Lee Glandorf, Tracksmith Head of Communications

Date: May 21, 2020 at 7:53 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“The best thing that can happen to you is to have all your plans get blown up because then you learn how you react to that.” Last week, Tracksmith announced it was adding two members to its team: professional athletes […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 239: Dinée Dorame, Citizen of the Navajo Nation

Date: May 20, 2020 at 7:53 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I was at the cross-section of a couple different identities that people didn’t quite understand.” Dinée Dorame is a citizen of the Navajo Nation, Water’s Edge clan. She’s a lifelong runner who grew up in Albuquerque, NM, moved to the […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 238: Sasha Wolff, Founder of Still I Run

Date: May 13, 2020 at 8:02 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

“I didn’t want people to think fun, happy Sasha really has depression and anxiety.” Sasha Wolff is the founder of Still I Run, a non-profit organization and online community for runners, whose mission is to raise awareness around mental health. […]