Congrats to our May Runner of the Month, Aubrey Slater! She is 39 years old, a crazy cat lady, and the Warehouse Manager at the Liquor Locker.
What motivates you to run/walk?
Food motivates me to run
How many races have you participated in?
What age did you start running/walking for fun & competitively?
Started at age 13, at the encouragement of a friend. Ran track. Came in last place every time. Dabbled only track, cross country, and soccer throughout high school. Very terrible at sports, but the practices and meets allowed me to escape an abusive home environment.
Favorite place to run/walk?
I like running outside, on pavement.
Favorite local race?
Run of Luck & Blazin' Glazin' Race
Farthest you have traveled to do a race?
Cincinnati for the Flying Pig Half Marathon
Favorite race distance?
5k, because it’s over somewhat quickly
Favorite race memory?
Crewing a friend at Tunnel Hill. I ran 9 miles of it—yuck
Funniest race memory?
Scaring children in the yeti costume.
Favorite pre & post-race meal/drink?
5K-coffee and water
Half-whole wheat toast and a banana. Also Coffee
What is your favorite brand of running shoe?
How many miles do you run/walk a week?
What are your future goals for running/walking?
Just to keep moving as long as my defective body will let me (I have degenerated discs in my spine, and hypothyroidism).
Favorite time of day to run?
Early Saturday afternoon
Favorite weather to run in?
partly sunny, 40 degrees, wind 5-7mph
Music or no music?
Music is a MUST
Brandon L. Barrett