Congrats to our Ultimate Fit December Runner of the Month, Janet Daniels! Here is more on Janet!
"Hello. I'm Janet Daniels and I have two girls, Alex and Bailey. I'm 62 years old and I work at a digestive clinic. Originally from a small town close to Santa Claus, I moved to Evansville for college and stayed."
What motivates you to run/walk?
To be healthy and I got the bonus of meeting a lot of new friends.
How many races have you participated in? (Estimate if needed)
What age did you start running/walking for fun & competitively?
Favorite place to run/walk?
Evansville river front or downtown by the older homes.
Favorite local race?
Evansville Half Marathon or the 12Ks of Christmas (great medals!)
Favorite race outside of the Tri-State?
Farthest you have traveled to do a race?
Favorite race distance?
10K or 10 Miler
Favorite race memory?
First time finishing the half with my sister.
Funniest race memory?
At a 5K in Nashville, spectators were offering bacon, their neighbor's daughter had her pet pig holding a sign saying "eat more chicken" and they offered scrambled eggs!
Favorite pre & post-race meal/drink?
Pre-Race Pasta & H20, Post-Race Eggs & Bacon (I enjoyed the beer after Laufenfest)
What is your favorite brand of running shoe?
How many miles do you run/walk a week?
12-15 off season
What are your future goals for running/walking?
Continue as long as I can.
Favorite time of day to run?
Mornings for distance and afternoons for chatting.
Favorite weather to run in?
Cloudy & cool (40 degrees is perfect!)
Music or No Music?
No music. We try to solve the world's problems :)
Brandon L. Barrett