SoleMate Spotlight: Kyley Herring

Today we're shining a spotlight on Kyley Herring! Kyley is a Girls on the Run NYC Coach and will be running her first marathon, the TCS New York City Marathon, as a SoleMate in November!

Why Girls on the Run? I really connected with the Girls on the Run mission - to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident and envision a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential.

Having the opportunity to be apart of an organization with this mission is really special and rewarding to me.

Is this your first marathon? This is my first marathon!

Favorite place to run? I love running around Manhattan and exploring new neighborhoods I haven't been to!

Favorite time of day to run? My favorite time to run is early in the morning, or at sunset.

Favorite post-run snack/meal? After a run, I love an icy smoothie and/or some carbs!

Favorite running accessory? My favorite running accessory is my music.

Group or solo run? I like group runs for distance runs, and solo runs for shorter runs.

What shoes do you run in? Brooks.

Favorite non-running activity? Hiking and being outdoors.

Farthest distance you’ve run? 20!

Inspirational Quote/Words to Live By? "fall down seven times, stand up eight"

What’s your Myers-Briggs? Advocate INFJ-T

Thanks, Kyley! If you'd like to support Kyley in her fundraising efforts, you can visit her virtual fundraising page here. You can also follow Kyley's journey on her Instagram!