UMR’s Interview Series: Lisa Hainstock
Interview Series / Pregnant Athletes

UMR’s Interview Series: Lisa Hainstock

Seventh in our interview series is Lisa Hainstock from Charlottesville,Virginia who is pregnant with her first and was almost 39 weeks when interviewed. Some of Lisa’s running highlights have been finishing second in the Milwaukee marathon and breaking the 3 hour barrier, running a 2:56 marathon in Eugene, Oregon last year, and running through 37 weeks of pregnancy. … Continue reading

UMR’s Interview Series: Emily Bulat Portnoy
Interview Series / Pregnant Athletes

UMR’s Interview Series: Emily Bulat Portnoy

Fourth in our interview series is Emily Bulat Portnoy from Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to pregnancy Emily completed 5 marathons and qualified for the Boston Marathon. So far while pregnant she has run a 10k, a half marathon, and ran in the Boston Marathon at 5 months pregnant. Pain is temporary, quitting lasts forever. Before becoming pregnant, … Continue reading

UMR’s Interview Series: Rebecca Fite
Interview Series / Pregnant Athletes

UMR’s Interview Series: Rebecca Fite

Labor is the real marathon! All my running is in preparation for delivery!  Since launching UMR, I have had the great fortune of virtually “meeting” dozens of running moms. The number one reason moms reach out to UMR is to find “other like-minded moms/moms to be).” Although the UMR community has formed because of a common purpose, it … Continue reading