About six weeks before the Olympic Marathon Trials, Lauren Fleshman called me with some good news. She was receiving an award from Running USA (link to site) – as a female leader in the sport. The 2015 Trailblazer award! Past winners included some of our heroes, including Mary Wittenberg and Tracey Russell.
"This article has been in the works for awhile. When I finally got the print copy, I cried a little. Even though I had already read it and knew the story and all that, I feel overwhelmed that I get to be with the crew that gives a shit. It matters..."