Author: Emma Carter

30 Marathons Down

By EMMA K CARTER Our Race Across the USA team recently hit a big mile marker. Since beginning this race on January 16th our ten core runners, accompanied by numerous state runners, have run 30 marathons in a row. They

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The Race Across California: Complete

Everything is on schedule. Two and a half weeks ago our twelve core-team runners, accompanied by five state-runners and six four-day Urban Challenger participants, set off for their 140-day, 3,080 mile race from Huntington Beach, California to Washington D.C. After running 266 miles of rolling hills in ten days, they completed the Race Across California and began the Race Across Arizona.

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“Slow and Steady,” An Interview With RAUSA Core-Team Member Jessica Hardy

You could say Race Across the USA core-team member Jessica Hardly eats, breathes, and lives for health and fitness. In addition to her passion for running, thirty-two year-old Jessica is a professional nurse with her Bachelors in nursing from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, and the coach of a girl’s high school basketball team. With a background like this, it’s no surprise she’s ready to tackle the RAUSA and raise money for the 100 Mile Club—however, Jessica will also be running this ultramarathon for a more personal reason…

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