Twin Cities in Motion

20 Questions, Miles of Answers

20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Ben Lippert

posted on Wed, Apr 16 2014 9:59 am by TCM Staff

Meet Ben - he's trying two new marathons this year: GO! St. Louis Marathon in April and Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon on October 5! How do you select races? Tried and true, or always new? Click to read the rest of his answers.

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Kate Nyquist

posted on Wed, Apr 9 2014 9:59 am by TCM Staff

Meet Kate, one of 250 2014 TC Summit Challenge participants! She finished the 2011 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon, and went on to discover at an unexpected trip to the ER that she had five tiny fractures in her shin bone. OUCH! Click to read the rest of her answers.

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Becca Glass

posted on Wed, Apr 2 2014 9:59 am by TCM Staff

Meet Becca, when she's not running, she's still active! Becca enjoys broomball, waterskiing, yoga, snowboarding, and spending time with her husband Dan and pug Norman. Click to read the rest of her answers.

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Taya Upkes

posted on Wed, Mar 19 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

Meet Taya, 24-year-old from Blaine, Minnesota. The worst thing she's eaten before a run? Green Beans for two days straight! What have you wrongly eaten before a training run? Click to read the rest of her answers.

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Valerie Nelson

posted on Wed, Mar 12 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

Meet Valerie! She admires Tom Brady, chia seeds, and running in Central Park. She tripped in a pothole once and it left a bruise on her ankle and one on her ego. Have you fallen during a run? Click to read the rest of her answers. 

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Angela Gill Nems

posted on Wed, Mar 5 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

New 20 Questions, Miles of Answers. Meet Angela of Milner, Georgia! She never thought she would say she's a marathoner, but it all changed for her in the Twin Cities on October 6, 2013. One of the most memorable parts of her race was seeing a man with a shirt that read "Stroke 0, Me 1." Have you ever had a touching moment like that in the middle of a race? Click to read the rest of her answers!

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Jay Wnuk

posted on Wed, Feb 26 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

Meet Jay, he says it's always a good time to run! What's your favorite time of day to go for a run? Click to read the rest of his answers to our 20 Questions.

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Scott Stauffacher

posted on Wed, Feb 19 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

"It’s amazing how such a little thing like running can change a life halfway around the world."

 

We get dozens of responses to our "20 Questions, Miles of Answers" column. As we prepared for Charity Week, we saw Scott's Team World Vision jersey in his photo and asked more about why he runs for charity. Click to read his answers and how he discovered his love of running on Team World Vision.

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Rebecca Salmonson

posted on Wed, Feb 12 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

Meet Rebecca, a personal trainer who sets small goals for herself and encourages others to do the same. What small racing goal have you made this year? Click to read the rest of her responses!

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20 Questions, Miles of Answers- Catherine Mandle

posted on Wed, Feb 5 2014 9:48 am by TCM Staff

Meet Catherine, a Minneapolis runner who loves the chain of lakes and dreams of running with her dream training partner, her husband. He decided to register for the Valentine's Day TC 5K to run with her! Is there someone you've motivated to begin running (or running again)? Click to read the rest of her answers.

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