Crystal Runs for GOTR!

By Unknown on 4/7/2017

It all started last fall at the Freedom's Run Marathon.  Said I'd never run a marathon, and  here I am going to Boston in April 2018!!

That's where this road started.  Over the course of the next months, I entered and ran

  • Stone Mill 50 Miler
  • Candy Cane Dash (with my adorable son Sebastian ... who out-sprinted me at the finish!)
  • Frozen Heart 50K (which I won and set a new course record)
  • Bull Run Run 50 Miler (where I cried when Leah showed up and cheered "Crystal runs for GOTR!"  She wouldn't let me quit even though I really wanted to and was there at the finish line cheering everyone on.)
  • Makin' Hay 10K 
  • Frederick Half Marathon
  • OSS/CIA 50 Miler Night Run (taking second place)

I've got a few more events on my Road to Boston.  Won't you join me?  I'm a SoleMate for GOTR.  

I run to support Girls on the Run, but more importantly, I run to show girls that they can do far more than they believe!  Someone encouraged me a long time ago.  I want to encourage all girls and women to boldly pursue their dreams and make them realities!

What's up next? Tune in to "Where's Crystal?" on our social media pages!!



Girls on the Run of Mid & Western Maryland (formerly Frederick & Washington Counties)
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Frederick, MD 21702

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