About this episode

This episode is with Teal Burrell, a mom, science writer with a PhD in neuroscience, and marathoner who has gone from 4:07 to 2:39.

In this episode, we talked about:

  • big scary goals
  • hitting goals, and then dreaming bigger
  • the process of getting better
  • explaining science to nonscientists
  • her experience in the 2016 vs 2020 Olympic Marathon Trials
  • planning to have a baby post-Trials
  • freelance/WFH tips
  • balance
  • Oiselle and the community she is a part of
  • Lizzo
  • and much more!

Follow along with her journey at https://www.instagram.com/runnerteal/ and https://twitter.com/runnerteal

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