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Our Northeast Runner:
Age: 33, New York, NY
A primary staff developer for the Teachers College Reading & Writing Project, a Pilates instructor and a holistic nutrition counselor, Sturtz started running 15 years ago. Her 12th marathon was Nov. 1 when she tackled NYC for the seventh time!
“When running gets tough, I have several mantras: I can and I will; You’re stronger than you think; Dig deep! I start by taking a deep breath then repeat them over and over again to myself!”