Midfield to Marathon - ft. Kate O'Connor

The Stronger Scars Podcast

08-08-2022 • 47 mins

In this week's episode, Bailey is joined by one of her best friends and former teammates, Kate O'Connor. Last summer, Kate moved out to Boston to pursue her career goals. Following her and Bailey's senior season of soccer, she found herself a new passion in running and began to train rigorously. In April of 2022, Kate ran in the renowned Boston Marathon. In this episode, Bailey and Kate talk about the transition out of college soccer and into distance running. The training required to perform such an incredible feat is no small commitment, and Kate details her successes and struggles along the way.

Links mentioned in today's episode:

Dana-Farber Marathon Info: https://www.dana-farber.org/how-you-can-help/events/participate-in-a-fundraising-event/dana-farber-marathon-challenge/
Kate's Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/kateeoconnorr/?hl=en

Stronger Scars Links:
Stronger Scars Website - https://www.strongerscars.com/
Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdnROdDKei604eNMLamRagw?app=desktop
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/strongerscars/?hl=en

GT Performance Website - https://gtperformancecenter.com/contact/