Running a Marathon With My Mom

  • Jen A. Miller, right, running the New York City Marathon with her mom, Mary Miller.
  • Every Saturday morning, we email runners with news, advice and some motivation to help you get up and running.
  • Great marathon stories are ones of grit and determination, obstacles overcome – the cramp in the leg that threatens to wrench a runner apart, the stomach twisted that makes every step a terror, the legs that just don’t want to move anymore.
  • That’s because when Mary Miller, 64, ran her first marathon on Sunday in New York City, nothing went wrong.

Read full article: nytimes.com