Athlete Profile

Favorite professional athlete:
Paula Radcliff

Pre-game meal:
The night before a race I have to eat fish and an hour before my race I eat a protein bar and drink some Propel.

Interesting fact:
I went to modeling school when I was five years old. I punctured my right ear drum when I was two with a Q-Tip, and I got into running because of a cute boy on the track team.

Favorite movie:
‘Mr. and Mrs. Smith’

Pet peeve:
Arrogant people

Role models:
My mother, Angelina Jolie and Suzy Hamilton

Best sports memory:
Watching Hicham El Guerrouj from Morocco win the gold medal in the 1500 meter and the 5000 meter races during the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece.