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New Coaches Tracey and Kristi Are Ready to Make a Difference with L2R

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New Coaches Tracey and Kristi Are Ready to Make a Difference with L2R

Love2Reach is the Columbus Running Company’s charity training program. Founded in 2013 by a group of runners and walkers who wanted to do something more for their community, L2R is now in its fifth season of giving back to the Columbus area through fundraising and racing. Two of L2R’s new assistant coaches are Tracey King and Kristi Aiken. Tracey is in her first coaching role after running with the team as an athlete for the previous two seasons. “I joined CRC’s running group in the winter of 2014/2015 with the plan of running my first full the next fall,” Tracey says. “On...

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Love2Reach's Samantha and Carolyn Are Coaching for a Good Cause

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Love2Reach's Samantha and Carolyn Are Coaching for a Good Cause

The Columbus Running Company’s charity training group, Love2Reach, was founded in 2013 as a way to give back to the Columbus area through fundraising and racing. Now in its fifth season, Love2Reach (or L2R) continues to welcome new athletes and coaches to its roster. Two of those people who are making a difference are Samantha Blackburn and Carolyn Knox. Both women have been training with L2R since the group's inaugural year. The upcoming season is Samantha’s fourth as an assistant coach, while it marks Carolyn’s first year in a coaching position. Both Carolyn and Samantha participated in charity training groups prior to joining...

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