Meet TMP's Katy Swanson

Katy has raised $540 of a $500 goal.

 

Katy Swanson

Katy will be participating in the following for 2021:

Marine Corps Marathon
Date: October 25, 2020
Location: Washington, DC


MCM 10K
Date: October 25, 2020
Location: Washington, DC


Semper Five
Date: May 17, 2020
Location: Fredericksburg Virginia


Virtual Frozen Chosin 7.0 Miler
Date: Nov. 27th - Dec. 13th
Location: Virtual Run


245th Marine Corps Birthday Virtual Run
Date: November 13-15, 2020
Location: Virtual Run


108% $540 Complete
Hi! My name is Katy Swanson. Iíve been running since my boys could ride a bike & they are now 24 & 22! I run ďto burn off the crazyĒ as one of my shirts says. I really enjoy it most of the time. Iím not fast. Never have been. If you told me 10 years ago I would be running a marathon, I would have laughed at you. Iíve done 5ks for years & did several 1/2 marathons a few years ago, but never had the desire to do a marathon. That all changed 4 years ago when our youngest became a Marine & our older one got 3/4 of the way through boot camp but was sent home because of a cyst on the lining of his heart. I got involved with the Facebook groups & learned of MCM. A voice inside my head said if my boys can get through the Crucible, I could run a marathon! So 2 years ago, I ran my first marathon (MCM)! Loved the support & the whole experience! I had every intention of being a one & done gal, but Iíve stayed active on the TMP page & while Iím coming late to the party this year, I couldnít resist being part of it all again!

 

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