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Meet ambassadors Mark and Kara Rittenhouse of Rit-Fit!

September 25th, 2014|Categories: Ambassadors|

Where do you live? Carolina Bay, West Ashley Are you a runner/ walker/ biker? Runner/Walker/Biker  What do you do for a living?  Mark: Assistant Professor/Naval Science Instructor at The Citadel Kara: Personal Trainer/Nutritionist/Business Owner (Rit-Fit) What inspires [...]

Meet Ambassador Melissa Vause!

September 20th, 2014|Categories: Ambassadors|

Where do you live? Summerville Are you a runner/ walker/ biker? I love running and biking, and Charleston is a great place to do both. It took living away from Charleston for a few years [...]

Meet Ambassador Nicole Leaf!

September 18th, 2014|Categories: Ambassadors|

Where do you live? Off of Harbor View in James Island Are you a runner/ walker/ biker? All the above What do you do for a living? I am the Food & Beverage Marketing Manager [...]

Meet Ambassador Krystal Davis!

September 17th, 2014|Categories: Ambassadors|

I live in Mt. Pleasant SC I am a runner I am an accountant for Charleston Habitat for Humanity I love representing the James Island Connector Run because it supports the Gavalas Kolanko Foundation which [...]

Meet Race Ambassador Carrie Dixon!

September 16th, 2014|Categories: Ambassadors|

Where do you live? Mount Pleasant Are you a runner/ walker/ biker? I'm a runner What do you do for a living? I teach middle school special education. What inspires you? My brother, PJ inspires [...]

How to Train for the James Island Connector Run in 30 Days

September 4th, 2014|Categories: The Race|Tags: , , , |

The James Island Connector Run is upon us and before we know it, we'll be lacing up those tennis shoes for the big day. In preparation for the run, we want to give you all [...]

Meet Ambassador Steven Holshouser!

September 1st, 2014|Categories: Ambassadors|

    Where do you live?   Mount Pleasant, SC (Inside IOP connector) Are you a runner/ walker/ biker?   I am an Ironman Triathlete that has become a walker for a while do to [...]

Meet Ambassador Ed Demaree!

August 26th, 2013|Categories: Ambassadors|

 "The James Island Connector Run is a great venue to get out and see Charleston's beautiful waterfront and a view of the city while getting in a great run for a great cause." Where do you [...]

Meet Ambassador Krystal Davis!

August 8th, 2013|Categories: Ambassadors|

"The scenery around the James Island Connector is to die for.  Along with the scenery, the running community in Charleston is one that encompasses everyone into a family setting.  I have never met a nicer [...]

Meet Our Ambassador Tammi Spivey!

August 6th, 2013|Categories: Ambassadors|

  "For all of you who want to run but tell yourself you can’t, start off slow and gradually build up, YOU can do it!!" Where do you live? James Island Are you a runner/walker/biker? Runner and I [...]

Meet Ambassador Katie Hurst!

July 30th, 2013|Categories: Ambassadors|

"How often do you get to run the Connector sans car traffic? The course has a beautiful view and no matter if you’re walking, biking or running, you’re helping students with physical disabilities" Where do you live? West [...]

Meet Ambassador Jamie DeMent!

July 18th, 2013|Categories: Ambassadors|

"In October 2012 I decided that I wanted/needed to become a healthier person, and so I set a goal to lose 50 lbs and run one 5k every month for a year. I am now [...]

Welcome Our Newest Ambassadors!

July 15th, 2013|Categories: Ambassadors|

We are proud to announce our newest Charleston James Island Connector Run Ambassadors. These folks will be our community voice as they spread the word about our race and our cause.   We are inspired [...]

I Run…

June 5th, 2013|Categories: Cool Stuff|

Today is National Running Day, and we want to hear from you!  Tell us WHY you run our facebook page, and you'll automatically be entered to win a free race registration - a $30 value! [...]