On Monday, October 12th, Rebecca faces a strong field at the USA 10km Championships in Boston. For the fifteenth time in the past sixteen years the championship has been held in conjunction with the Tufts Health Plan 10k for Women. The all women race is in its 33rd year and embraces the phrase, "Start Strong, Finish Stronger." In the video below, Rebecca talks about her goals for the race, the atmosphere at the Tufts Health Plan 10k for Women, and more.
Along with being one of the sponsors of Monday's race, New Balance is also celebrating their 20th year of association with Susan G. Komen For the Cure® in the fight to eradicate breast cancer. Rebecca wore pink for the interview in support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), which is in its 25th year of celebrating awareness, education, and empowerment.