UCAN Presents “Boston & Beyond: Reaching Your Personal Best”
April 13, 2022
Join some of the biggest names in running for a motivating discussion on how to reach your goals.
/SPORTSWIRE WOMEN/ – The top distance runners in the United States are sharing their tips to help you run your best Boston Marathon. UCAN is hosting a special panel event to celebrate the achievement of the runners who are racing in Boston. The panel of pro athletes who have dedicated themselves to training for the marathon will provide advice on race day training and nutrition strategies for success.
- Meb Keflezighi, Boston Marathon Champion, 4x U.S. Olympian
- Emily Sisson, 2020 U.S. Olympian, Pro Runner
- Emma Bates, 2nd Place at 2021 Chicago Marathon, Pro Runner
Saturday, April 16
- Athlete Panel: 12:30-2 PM EST
- Shakeout Run: 3 PM EST
Sheraton Boston, Republic Room (2nd Floor)
39 Dalton St, Boston, MA
Register for FREE:
Meb Keflezighi is a legend of U.S. distance running and winner of the 2014 Boston Marathon. He’s qualified for 4 U.S. Olympic teams, won an Olympic silver medal, and is the 2009 NYC Marathon Champion.
Emily Sisson was the top American at the Tokyo Olympics in the 10,000m and holds the records for the fastest half marathon and marathon debuts by an American on a record-eligible course. She won the USA 15K Championship earlier this year.
Emma Bates will be representing Team USA at the World Marathon Championships this summer and finished 2nd at the 2021 Chicago Marathon.
The panel will also feature the story of first-time Boston Marathon runner Tommie Runz, and is hosted by Olympian Carrie Tollefson & Marathon Training Academy Podcast Host Angie Spencer.
After the panel, join UCAN, Emma Bates and Carrie Tollefson for a 1-mile shakeout run at 3 PM EST to get your legs ready for Marathon Monday.
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