Keane – Michele

“If I had not stopped to give my daughter a hug, I might have been right there…” – Michele Keane (April 15, 2013)

Posted on Sep 9, 2014 in 2013, F 50 - 54, Keane - Michele, Ohio

“If I had not stopped to give my daughter a hug, I might have been right there…” – Michele Keane (April 15, 2013)

The 117th Boston affected my life in ways I could not imagine would ever happen. And although I’m pretty rational and nothing physically happened to me, I still think about that day and what could have been. I am a runner, with 45+ marathons and countless other races – half marathons, 10Ks, 5Ks, 15Ks, 10 milers – you name it. I’ve run pretty consistently for over 30 years and it is a part of me. I used to be “fast” back in the day but I can still hold my own in my age group. Running defines me to some extent. In fact, I have an ongoing joke with my daughter...

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