Amanda Yu on the Road

Amanda Yu Used to Be a Bit Nervous About Some Aspects of Trail Running

Amanda Yu started running in high school for social and superficial reasons.

Amanda Yu on the Road

Amanda Yu Running the Roads

It wasn’t until after college when Amanda joined the work force that she really got into running.

She says she needed a hobby that was good for her, and running seemed to fit the bill.

Her boyfriend agreed, and signed her up for her first half marathon in D.C.

(And for the record, her then boyfriend is her now husband, so she clearly wasn’t too upset that he signed her up for the race!) Read more