Miles for Melissa – March

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Last week; I asked the running community to log “Miles for Melissa” for the 5th month in a row since suddenly losing my sister in October! In November when I started “Miles for Melissa” we logged over 400 miles then again in December over 400 as well!  In January we logged 1,134 miles and in February 1,268.63 miles!! In March; I asked the running community to log “Miles for Melissa” Easter weekend between the dates of 3/26 – 3/29. I asked runners to use the hashtag on Instagram for every run between the dates of 3/26 – 3/29. Runners from all over the globe once again joined in running in groups, running through rain, dedicating marathons and taking time from their busy holiday plans to run for my sister! I am completely humbled by the number of runners that joined in once again this month! This month; together as a running community we logged 1,020.61 miles!!! Over 4,000 miles since launching “Miles for Melissa” in November!! I am so thankful for the kindness and support from runners all over the world! I will continue “Miles for Melissa” every month in memory of my beautiful sister who was a runner herself! Next run will be the last weekend in April! Dates will be announced on Instagram. On March 20th I will ran my 10th marathon pushing through fierce winds and rain; dedicating every single mile to my beautiful sister; my angel! I love you and miss you so very much Mel! xo

Thank you everyone from the bottom of my heart! Mere @meretherunner14

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