About this episode

Marquis identifies as a simple person who loves to love on his people and be a bright light in his community. Humble to his core, Marquis lives his life with a smile on his face and others on his mind. After finishing his first marathon in 3:10, Marquis’ world has been transformed by running, and he uses it as a vehicle to give back, take chances, and make his grandma proud!

In this episode we talk about:

  • community to the core
  • tips for marathon success and suffering 
  • running as a team sport: friends and family make the suffering worthwhile
  • seeking meaning over money: entrepreneurship and taking risks
  • smiling to success 

Check out Marquis’ business Humble Mobile Auto Detailing: https://humblemobiledetail.wixsite.com/humble-mobile-auto-d 

We mentioned For The Long Run Episode “267. Brian Schroy: Uniting Boulder’s Runners with Weekly Soft Hour” give it a listen: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/forthelongrun/episodes/267–Brian-Schroy-Uniting-Boulders-Runners-with-Weekly-Soft-Hour-e24lak1 

Follow Marquis on Instagram @humblequis and For The Long Run @forthelrpod 

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Past guests on For The Long Run include: 177. Molly Seidel; 226. Mike “Kofuzi”; 228. Kara Goucher; 59. Shalane Flanagan; 234. Camille Herron; 198. Courtney Frerichs; 229. Jes Woods; 207. Tyler Andrews; 197. Dean Karnazes; 206. Katie Arnold; 220. CJ Albertson; 153. Joe Holder; 199. Kelly Roberts; 188. Gwen Jorgensen; 205. Emily Abbate; 209. Sara Vaughn; 174. Nick Bare; 97 Amelia Boone; 101. Courtney Dauwalter, 219. Dylan Bowman; 191. Matt Chittim; 200. David Roche; and more!


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