Jackie Places 3rd Overall Pike’s Peak Marathon!

29 Aug

Jackie competed in the Pike’s Peak Marathon, in Colorado and it is considered one of the toughest marathons in the country.  The race is mostly run on trail, that heads up and down Pike’s Peak.  She reached the ascent of around 14,000 ft. leading the females in 2 hrs 58 mins.  She finished the race badgering home as 3rd female overall, and 14th including men in a time of 4:46.  The two females who finished ahead of her were from Colorado.  This was Jackie’s first ,”Mountain Marathon!”

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