A pool accident sidelined Jill Becker as she transitioned from high school to college running. She’s fought back with patience and perseverance, and now runs faster and longer than before.
By Henry Howard
Jill Becker found her passion — running — when she joined the middle school track team. Later, she excelled on the high school cross-country and track teams.
“First off, I love to run,” she says. “I love the feeling. The ups and downs. The runner’s high, the accomplishment, the health benefits, the challenge, being a motivator, my idea time, my focus time, and it’s part of my routine. I enjoy challenging myself, pushing my limits, and the process of being the best I can be!”
A freak accident before Becker started college gave her the challenge of a lifetime. Continue Reading →