A turkey trot in 2006 changed @Steph_Rothstein's life. #JourneyWithSteph

A turkey trot in 2006 changed @Steph_Rothstein's life. #JourneyWithSteph

Stephanie met Lauren Fleshman for the first time at the Dana Point Turkey Trot in 2006. The 2006 Dana Point Turkey Trot changed my life. I first learned about the race when the year prior, Ben (my new boyfriend at the time) ran the 10K and won $1,000. I ran a 10-miler the same day in AZ and won a pumpkin pie. My mom said, “Your boyfriend won $1,000, and you won a pie? You should probably be a professional runner.” Fast forward to 2006 when my UCSB teammates and I drove down to Dana Point and ran the 5K. We had just come off our 9th place finish at the NCAA cross-country meet and thought, let’s join the hundreds of thousands of runners earning their Thanksgiving feast . The gun went off—and my controlled fun race plan went out the window. I crossed the finish line in 16:47. This was my second-best 5K ever. (My track PR was 16:40.) I was hooked; road racing rocked! As I caug...

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