Samantha Howard Shares Her Journey to the Olympic Trials

Samantha Howard is excited to toe the line on January 14th along with America’s top female distance runners–all with the dream of donning the red, white, and blue in London.  Howard shares how she balances training with being a full-time high school teacher, and bride-to-be.  This young woman hasn’t taken the easy road to the trials, having suffered from numerous stress fractures, but explains what has kept her healthy en route to Houston.  Read on to learn more about this rising star who qualified for the trials after placing 5th at the 2011 Philadelphia Marathon in a time of 2:45:43! Continue reading “Samantha Howard Shares Her Journey to the Olympic Trials”