Dietzel – Staci

Thirsty and sweating before we even began. – Staci Dietzel (April 18, 2016)

Posted on Jun 8, 2016 in 2016, Dietzel - Staci, F 40 - 44, Michigan

Thirsty and sweating before we even began. – Staci Dietzel (April 18, 2016)

2016 was my fifth consecutive Boston Marathon. Despite a training season peppered with injury, and being only one week post-flu, I was excited to be in Boston and felt ready to run. The celebration of the 50th Anniversary of women in the Boston Marathon along with the 120th Anniversary year made this year feel extra special. I was traveling alone. My family came along in 2012, but I typically travel on my own to destination races due to their busy schedules. I had plans to meet up with a friend I had met at the Tokyo Marathon, and a Sunday dinner with Katharine Switzer and Roger Robinson....

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