Pace Team Leader

Marie has run over 230 marathons, including one in each state and five continents and has paced on the Clif Bar Pace Team for the past seven years. She was born and raised in Kalamazoo, MI and is currently teaching elementary school Physical Education in Pittsburgh, PA.

Along with her passion for pacing, Marie is an avid ultramarathoner and Ironman Triathlete. She has run countless ultras including Western States and Badwater, and was a 1st place age group finisher in the Great Floridian Ironman. Most famously, Marie was featured on a Wheaties box as the winner of the General Mills "Search for the Everyday Champion" contest.

Marie grew up with four brothers and two sisters and now has two adult sons whom she adores.

Marathons Entered:

April 29, 2012 - Big Sur Marathon - Pace 5:30
June 16, 2012 - Grandma’s Marathon - Pace 5:00
October 6, 2012 - St. George Marathon - Pace 5:00
October 21, 2012 - Columbus Marathon - Pace 4:30
October 28, 2012 - Marine Corps Marathon - Pace 5:30
November 18, 2012 - Philadelphia Marathon - Pace 5:30