Meet TMP's Penny Terwelp

Penny has raised $300 of a $300 goal.


Penny Terwelp

Penny will be participating in the following for 2022:

Rexy Run/Walk
Date: TBA: Typically August
Location: Kansas: Lawrence

Marine Corps Marathon
Date: October 30, 2022
Location: Washington, DC

Matt Mason Cowboy Up Triathalon
Date: August 7, 2022
Location: Smithville, MO

Marine Corps Vietnam 196.7 Miler
Date: February 1 - March 18, 2022
Location: MCMO Virtual Event

Liberty Hospital Half Marathon
Date: March 26 2022
Location: Kansas City

Rock The Parkway Half Marathon
Date: April 9 2022
Location: Kansas City

Garmin Olathe Marathon Half Marathon & 10k
Date: April 23 2022
Location: Olathe Kansas

Lincoln Marathon
Date: May 1 2022
Location: Lincoln Nebraska

Running With The Cows Half Marathon
Date: May 14 2022
Location: Bucyrus Kansas

Hospital Hill Run
Date: June 4 2022
Location: Kansas City

Grandmas Marathon
Date: June 18 2022
Location: Kansas City

Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Date: October 9 2022
Location: Chicago Illinois

100% $300 Complete

I found TMP the first year I ran MCM 2016 and this will be my sixth year! I believe in supporting the mission of this organization and appreciate everyone who continues to support me! It is an enormous honor to run miles in dedication for those who have served and continue to serve. I have met so many parents of currently enlisted Marines, as well as Gold Star families, that encourage and motivate me to continue to train for a marathon, even when it's tough, I know they are going through much tougher missions... I also want to continue to honor all those who serve for our freedom, past, and present. Especially my TMP family who has become another family, former classmates who have served, and for my best friend, Jennifer Flemons Bader, whose dad was a retired Marine. Also supporting the brother of another running friend, Alisa Mueller, who lost her brother, U.S. Army Captain David J.P. Thompson, in Afghanistan in 2010. This year, I am a proud godmother of JP Kuhn, currently enlisted Marine who graduated in November 2020. Ooh-Rah!

This year again, I will be a co-coach of TMP along with Shannon Perez. I will be running a lot of local races in the Kansas City area, as well as the Marine Corps Marathon (October). I look forward to being back as a coach for another year with TMP and helping our team cross the finish line, as well as motivation through our training season.

I want to say thank you in advance for your support of my fundraising goal. I hope this year to surpass my fundraising goal of $300, without your help that won't be possible. Semper Fi!


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