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In Times Like These...

Date: March 19, 2020 at 1:57 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 19

My brain hurts. I am exhausted. I told myself that as soon as Annie went to bed last night, I’d sit down at my computer and hammer out as much work as possible. Instead, I sat down and stared at […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 219: Jacqueline Alnes, Creator of Running-Inspired Tiny Art

Date: March 18, 2020 at 4:08 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

“I viewed myself as a runner my whole life. That was my main identity. And so when I started considering the possibility that that might be taken away from me, I just felt this grief I didn’t even know how […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 218: Anita Perez, 2:39 Marathoner, Single Mom, & Special Education Teacher

Date: March 12, 2020 at 8:24 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

“It’s almost like I was running away from what had happened.” Anita Perez just might be one of the most inspiring, hardworking, dedicated women you’ll ever meet. She’s a 2:39 marathoner (who also runs a 1:17 half marathon), a single […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 217: What It Was Like Being in Atlanta for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Date: March 11, 2020 at 7:35 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

“I wasn’t there as a runner. I wasn’t there as a sister, a mother…I was there as a fan of the sport, and as a supporter of so many of these women. And in a very different way I found […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 216: LIVE on International Women's Day

Date: March 11, 2020 at 8:21 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

In honor of International Women’s Day, I sat down with an all-star panel of smart, inspiring women — Abby Bales, Rozalynn Frazier, Kelly Hogan, and Henna Rustami — to talk about everything from periods, nutrition, and diversity in running to […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 215: LIVE at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials with Sarah Cummings, Kaitlin Goodman, Amanda Nurse, Ladia Albertson-Junkans, & Jenny Donnelly

Date: March 5, 2020 at 12:16 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I am here to try and find the best version of myself.” —Sarah Cummings “I am here because running makes me feel the most alive.” —Kaitlin Goodman “I’m here because I found running later in life, and it felt like […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 214: Veronica Jackson & Alex Bernardi Recap the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Date: March 4, 2020 at 8:03 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“This showed me I can make more dreams — because apparently they come true!” —Veronica Jackson Last week, we heard from U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon qualifiers, friends, and former training partners Veronica Jackson and Alex Bernardi. This week, they’re back […]

My Weekend (Spectating!) at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Date: March 4, 2020 at 11:13 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

It’s been three days since I got home from Atlanta. Three days later, and I’m still so hyped. I am so glad I chose to go to Atlanta to watch the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials. I think I booked […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 213: LIVE at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials with Carrie Tollefson, Meb Keflezighi, & UCAN

Date: March 3, 2020 at 7:52 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 3

This is the first of several post-U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials episodes coming your way this week. It was such an honor to co-host a live show after the race alongside Carrie Tollefson and Meb Keflezighi — in front of a […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 212: Ramblings on the Run with Ali & Matt

Date: February 27, 2020 at 9:38 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

Welcome to the second edition of a new monthly series on the Ali on the Run Show: Ramblings on the Run with Ali & Matt. Every month, Matt Chittim — host of the Rambling Runner podcast and the Road to the Olympic Trials […]