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