Iowa Runner Campaign Highlights Emily Moffitt
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December 14, 2018
A few weeks back our local Cedar Rapids running shoe store, Iowa Running Company, hosted a “Ladies Night” for 30 runners. The evening included self-defense techniques by one of Cedar Rapids own CRPD, sports bra fittings with a Brooks representative, a few guest speakers like myself and some great swag for each of the attendees. As part of the fun and educational evening, I held a drawing for one of the 30 women to be awarded an Iowa Runner Campaign highlight guest podcast and interview. The recipient was local runner Emily Moffitt, who tells her own humble story in a relaxed “get to know ya” atmosphere at a local coffee shop. Emily Moffitt In chatting with Emily, I found several commonalities that she shares with so many of us runners. She was honest in talking about the difficulty to find balance between parenting two children, working 12 hour shifts as a nurse, and her desire to run. She aspires in running a spring 2019 half marathon and says that she’s always enjoyed the Des Moines Dam to Dam, Drake…