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Wearsafe Running Ambassador Spotlight: Jen K.

Meet Jen K., one of our Wearsafe Running Ambassadors.

Jen ran her third Boston Marathon this year!  Learn more about her running routines, goals and her first hand review of the Wearsafe personal running safety device.

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Name:
Jen K.
 
Age:
36
 
Home Base:
Massachusetts
 
Where to find her:
Check out her awesome blog: peacelovemotherrunner.wordpress.com
Follow Jen on Instagram: @peacelovemotherruner
 
Favorite song to run to?
Any song by the chainsmokers!
 
Run solo or with others?
Solo.
 
How long have you been running & why do you love it?
3 1/2 years I love to push myself and dream of bigger goals and accomplish them!
 
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What was your biggest achievement as a runner? What obstacles did you overcome to get there?
Running a 5:40 pace for 2 miles. Lots of speed work on the track.
Also, winning overall female in a 5K. Again lots of speed work.
 
If you could relive any race you’ve done in the past, which would it be?
Boston Marathon...yet I relive it every year since I continue to run in it. My absolute favorite race ever!
 
Are you training for any upcoming races? If so, which one(s)?
 
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“Progress is rarely a straight line. There are always bumps in the road...but you can make the choice to keep looking ahead. - Kara Goucher
 
What’s the biggest race on your bucket list?
 
Favorite way to fuel up: Before, During, & After?
 
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What’s your go-to spot for awesome running gear?
Marathon Sports in Cambridge, MA
 
What's your favorite brand of running shoes?
 
What are a few of your favorite running blogs?
 
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“Flat Jen ready for #westfordroadrace 10k tomorrow. Picking up bib right before. ----
#brooksrunning #garmin @garmin_fenix_ #balegaimpi #oakley
#marathontraining #momentumjewelry #nuun #hshive #womenrunning
 
What are your running essentials?
 
How has Wearsafe changed your fitness routine?
I run solo on back country roads and I feel safer now that all I have to do is push a button.
 
What’s your favorite thing about Wearsafe?
Easy accessibility and that I can clip the Wearsafe Tag to anything!
 
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“It's #nationalsafetymonth! How do you run safe? I run with my @wearsafelabs that I can clip onto me. It's much more peace of mind than fumbling for your phone. Check them out! #Wearsafe #WeRunSafe #TeamWearsafe #ReclaimYourRun
 
What’s your favorite way to wear your Tag?
Either on my tank strap or on my shorts.
 
What are your running goals for 2017?
I'm training to run a marathon in all 50 states, so I'm hoping to cross 5+ more off for this year!
 
Where do you look for fitspiration?
My Instagram and Twitter followers!
 
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What was the best training advice you ever received?
Never give up!
 
What advice would you give to new runners, or people just getting back into running?
Set goals for yourself to achieve. Always run happy!
 

Stay tuned for our next Wearsafe Running Ambassador Spotlight! To learn more about #TeamWearsafe and #ReclaimYourRun, email us at ambassadors@wearsafe.com!

 
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Wearsafe is a leading developer of advanced wearable safety products designed to revolutionize the way you live your life. Wearsafe's products marry cutting edge technology with individual and institutional demand for personal safety. The company's vision is to change the perception of safety and security products, from solely protecting locations and property, to protecting individuals, wherever they may be.

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