The Running Whys – Jerrilyn Bramble

Jerrilyn Bramble, shown in this photo after the Fredericton Marathon 5k this year where she ran a personal best, is looking forward to returning to the road racing scene after she recovers form her second surgery in less than a year.

Jerrilyn Bramble, shown in this photo after the Fredericton Marathon 5k this year where she ran a personal best, is looking forward to returning to the road racing scene after she recovers from her second surgery in less than a year.

Here is the latest edition of The Running Whys series that ran in the Daily Gleaner this week. It features Jerrilyn Bramble, who despite significant challenges, managed to compete in two races between a pair of recent surgeries and is eager to get back into the road racing scene, possibly as early as December. Here is a Q&A with her that set up the story in the Gleaner. Enjoy.

1. First, tell me a bit of your background. Where are you from, what do you do for a living?

I grew up on a vegetable farm in Maugerville but now live in Fredericton. I work for The University of New Brunswick in the Financial Services department. Continue reading

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