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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. […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 237: A Message & A Promise From Ali

Date: May 11, 2020 at 1:51 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

“With this platform comes a responsibility.” This episode is a message from me to every listener of the Ali on the Run Show. It’s a promise to do better. To showcase more voices on the show and during live events. […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 236: Izzy Seidel, Tracksmith Marketing & Communications Associate

Date: May 6, 2020 at 8:32 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I always knew Molly was going to qualify for the Olympics at some point. It was just a matter of when.” During the last weekend in February, everyone was talking about one race: the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials. But there […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 235: On the Job with Kaitie Brown, Walt Disney World Talent Casting Coordinator

Date: May 4, 2020 at 6:33 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I just remember looking down and seeing that five year old little girl, dressed in her favorite princess dress, looking up at me with the biggest smile on her face — and I just see myself in her. It is […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 234: Emily Sisson Recaps the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Date: April 29, 2020 at 8:31 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“I think after a certain point you just realize you’re not running to impress other people.” Emily Sisson was one of the top-seeded women competing at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials. She’s a 2:23 marathoner and professional runner for […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 233: On the Job with Amanda LaVergne, Broadway Performer

Date: April 27, 2020 at 6:19 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“I’ve trained for Boston… I’ve done a 20-miler before doing two shows of A Chorus Line, which is two hours of standing on your feet and kicking. I’ve done 20-milers before a five-show day at Radio City.” Amanda LaVergne is […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 232: Ramblings on the Run with Ali & Matt

Date: April 23, 2020 at 8:03 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

Welcome to the April edition of Ramblings on the Run with Ali & Matt. Every month, Matt Chittim — host of the Rambling Runner podcast and the Road to the Olympic Trials show — and I will come together to talk about running […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 231: Jay Holder, Director of Marketing & Communications at Atlanta Track Club

Date: April 22, 2020 at 7:29 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“Find a way to get people hooked on running. That’s what we need.” Jay Holder just might love running — the sport itself, plus every single member of the running community — more than any guy I know. Jay is […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 230: On the Job with Christine Mousa, Family Specialist in the Division of Child Protection and Permanency

Date: April 20, 2020 at 6:59 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I can sincerely say that when I leave work and go home, my heart feels really full — but sometimes it feels defeated… There’s a lot of emotion at stake. It’s hard.” Christine Mousa is a family specialist in New […]