Meet Kristin Johnson

What is your racing focus?
marathon

People, Places and Things

People: Who are some influential runners in your life? 
Georgetown Running Club, esp. coach Jerry Alexander and teammate Teal Burrell
Places: What is your favorite place to run and why? 
my hometown- Bedford, NH because there are so many hills, and trails, but mostly hills
Things: favorite running gear? 
Nike pegasus

Race rituals

What is your go-to pre-workout or race meal?
oatmeal with cinnamon, ginger and banana, and coffee
Do you have any specific pre-race rituals or superstitions? What are they?
I always braid my hair in two french braids, wear the same tie-dye head band, and listen to Jason Derulo
What is your favorite way to celebrate a good race?
ice cream

Past and future

What is your most memorable running moment? 
My most memorable running moment was finishing my first marathon because I achieved what at the time was an ambitious goal, surprising myself and my family, and one of my favorite bands, The Head and the Heart, performed at the finish line.
What are some of your goals for 2018?
To get and stay healthy and PR in the marathon.

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