Q&A with Rebecca on Kimbia.net

A fan of Rebecca, Brian S., had a few questions for her after the US Championships on Kimbia.net. View all the responses from the Kimbia athletes. Excerpted from Kimbia.Net Rebecca, 2 questions. 1-Do you regret at all leading early on in the race seeing that you faded a little bit at the end? Did you…

Ask Rebecca: Coaching

What made you go into coaching? Rebecca: I first got into the idea of coaching when I was in college. I worked as a camp counselor at a running camp, Camp Foss in New Hampshire. I went there myself when I was in high school and really loved it. So, as a counselor, we were…

Ask Rebecca: Questions with Angelina

Earlier this year I  sat down with Angelina Ramos for an interview. Here are some of the questions from that session. Angelina Ramos: Due to a wrist and arm break in March 2008, you were injured and couldn’t train for let alone race a 5,000 until the New England Championships at Bentley College—the last day,…

Ask Rebecca: Early Beginnings

When did you start running competitively? What got you interested in the sport? Rebecca: My earliest memories of the sport are from watching the Boston Marathon on TV as young as 4 or 5. I grew up in Massachusetts so “Marathon Monday” is a huge deal. All of the local networks have amazing coverage of…

Ask Rebecca: Moving on up?

FredTerp writes, “Do you plan on running longer distances like Half-M or Marathon?” Rebecca: Good question. I’ve actually been moving up very gradually throughout the years. Moving up to the 10k was a big step for me, but two years ago I attempted the US 20k championships. I hadn’t really been training for it but…

Ask Rebecca: Running+Art=Great Combination

Well we are starting another new feature on Running Rebecca, Ask Rebecca. Feel free to submit questions to comments (at) runningrebecca (dot) com or leave them in the comment section below and I will get them in the queue for Rebecca. How does your running and artwork complement each other? Rebecca: “I think being an…