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SATURDAY FEB 25, 2017

OUR 2017 BMO HARRIS BANK PHOENIX MARATHON AMBASSADORS:

Brooke Carlson

When Brooke was a Sophomore in high school she needed to take her P.E.credit, but didn’t want to be stuck with the freshman in P.E. so after being convinced by her mom she registered for weight training class. She walked in not knowing a single workout on her program and by the end of the year she received the Advanced Physical Education Student of the year award.
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Carrie DuShey

Carrie has been involved in the health and fitness industry for over 20 years as a trainer, coach, and manager. Her goal is help people develop healthier lifestyles by inspiring them get moving! Carrie grew up running and you can still find her running everywhere and anywhere.
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Daniel Omans

Dan, a Detroit native, began endurance running/racing in 2005. He has participated in races ranging from 5K to 100 miles. He is the founder of the Detroit Threads Running Team, a community minded social running club based in Hamtramck, MI.
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Melissa Mosley

Born and raised in Detroit, Mi, and have ran off and on for a number of years. In 2013 I moved to Arizona and thats when I really found my love for running. Since then I’ ve completed 6 half marathons, 2 15K’ s, and many more 10K and 5K races.
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Ezra Williams

I ran my first marathon in 2004 and have since completed 8 marathons, 12 half marathons and numerous races at other distances. I ran shorter track distances through high school but turned to longer distances shortly after finishing college. I’m an active member of the East Valley Runners (EVR), based in Gilbert, AZ. I enjoy the simplicity and portability of running, and have enjoyed running in cities across the country and world.
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Helly Bermudez

Hi! I'm Helly, mom of 2, and 3 time marathoner. While I love running all distances, my very first marathon was the Mesa-Phx Marathon in 2014 and it was then that my love for 26.2 began.
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Justin Greathouse

I was always an active youth, playing football, running track, etc. Over time, I became less and less active; letting teaching and schooling be an excuse. I stayed busy by coaching my student athletes in track and football.
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Robert Horning

Well, I am 36 year old born and raised in Anchorage, AK and lived there for the first 22 years of my life and I've been living in Phoenix ever since. I was born with Asthma and for a long time was dependent on a rescue inhaler.
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Rychen Jones

Rychen began running in 2009 when he and his ultra-competitive extended family ran a 2.6 mile “mini-marathon” held annually during their hometown 4th of July celebration. He completed his first marathon a year later in 2010 and to-date has completed 19 marathons, four 50-mile ultra-marathons, one 50k, three half-Ironman triathlons and dozens of other races.
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Alicia Parker

My name is Alicia and my running journey started three years ago when I was told I would never be able to run again. One year after hearing that news I completed my first half marathon. Fast forward to present day and I have completed 50 races, including 10 half marathons, 2 gnarly trail races, and every distance in between.
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Andrew Salcido

Growing up I was involved in sports, but the school I attended was not large enough to have a track team (not that I would of joined back then). It was not until I was 24 years old, a little bit over the targeted weight in which I wanted to be (20-30lbs over) and was coming off some depression issues when I found running.
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Becca Myers

My name is Becca Myers and I live in Gilbert, AZ with my husband and two daughters (6 years old and 1 ½ year old). I began running when I was in graduate school. A friend of mine wanted to start running and asked if I would be her running partner.
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