20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Breanne Hegg
Name: Breanne Hegg
Age (or rough estimate): 33
Been running since: 1994; races since 2006
What made you start? My husband got me hooked on races. He ran the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon in 2005 and I vowed that the following year I'd to the Medtronic TC 10 mile while he did the marathon again, and then I was hooked!
Training program you follow: I started training through the Running Room Uptown and use a modified version of their training schedule.
Best run/running experience: Running the Helsinki Marathon; Running Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon last year six months after the birth of my first child.
Worst run/running experience: Getting heat stroke during Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon in 2007 and getting packed into an ambulance at mile 25.
Dream training partner: Any of my friends!
Training shoe: Asics 2170s
Favorite running route: The Lakes, Minnehaha Parkway, Theo Wirth, and the Mississippi River.
Pre-run food: Toast, fruit
Post-run food: Eggs and toast, noodles, anything!
Training gadget: I still have my Garmin Forerunner 301.
Goals? Keep running! I'm 19 weeks pregnant and hope to make it as long as I can. Last time I made it to 8 months.
Upcoming races? I consider childbirth a race so I'm "training" for that, but after that I hope to at least do one race - any distance - next year!
Favorite non-running activities: Hiking, skiing, reading, spending time with my family.
Mode of transportation (other than your legs): I'm not really much of a biker, so maybe the double jogging stroller we just bought?
Music: Whatever my husband puts together for me for mixes.