28 Jul '12, 9am
Olympic Spotlight: Kara Goucher: Follow Kara's Build up to the London Olympics. Kara jouney has included injury
Throughout the years, Kara Goucher has navigated the long road of her running career with patience and assistance from her support system of family, friends, and coaches. In this Workout Wednesday episode from February 2nd, 2011, Kara tackled a 5k at the Husky Invitational and followed it up with some 1200 meter repeats on the track. At this point in the year, Kara was coming back from giving birth to her first child, Colt in the fall and was logging big miles in preparation for the 2011 Boston Marathon. She made her big comeback in April 2011 with a 5th place finish and a huge personal best of 2:24:52 at Boston. Check out this past episode of Workout Wednesday and watch Kara in the process of her comeback with the support of her husband Adam Goucher, their son Colt, and assistant coach Steve Magness.