What got you out running/walking for the first time?

My husband, Navjit is the one who started running first. I barely survived 1 mile with him at the time.   Oh, how things changed.

What’s a song that helps pick up your pace?

I need to be fully aware of my surroundings so for that reason I do not listen to any music whilst running.

What is the race medal you are most proud of and why?

Modesto Half, because that was my very first race. Also Javelina Jundred, because it was my very first 100 miler.

What is your dream race or location for a run?

Hoping to get into the London Marathon.

What is your favorite trail to run?

I would have to say right now, Del Valle.

What’s your favorite race distance?

50k

What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you or that you have seen on the trail?

I think you’re more likely to get all the funny stories from the people I’ve ran with. It really is a case of IYKYK!

What do you enjoy doing when you’re not running? 

Hanging out with family and friends.

Who are your running heroes? Who inspires you?

Everyone who laces up and goes out, be it 1 mile or 100 miles!

Describe the moment you realized you were a “runner”.

I believe it was when I first joined the Shadowchase run club.

What are your goals?

Just to keep running and stay healthy. For right now I’m still recovering from my last bright idea.

 What’s your favorite beer (or other drink if you don’t drink beer)?

Raspberry margarita!