Episode 215: Emma Kertesz – Lindsey Hein
Emma Kertesz is coaching for her 2nd Olympic Trials within the marathon and simply completed up her masters in early formative years schooling. She says she loves to have a large number of irons within the hearth and that turns out like so much proper there to me. She got here to my consideration thru her boyfriend, Noah Droddy who has been a returning visitor at the podcast. They have been on the town for the vacations so we have been in a position to do that podcast in particular person from my sofa and it was once so amusing to in point of fact hook up with Emma!
An Ohio local, Emma ran for the University of Toledo and was once not too long ago inducted into the Hall of Fame for each her highschool and school groups! Post faculty she went to run with the Hansons-Brooks crew and we speak about her transition from faculty to Pro working, to nonetheless working at a prime degree, but in addition pursuing her masters and now not working for her task. She is lately ready to listen to again from P.h.D methods and is worked up to paintings to higher her position on the Olympic Trials from what she positioned in 2016 – 39th!
In this episode we additionally speak about Emma strolling thru despair and bi-polar dysfunction and he or she opens up a couple of time when she went in for lend a hand when she was once at an all time low. I feel it’s so essential to speak about these items and I’m hoping that even one particular person listening feels rather less by myself and that they can also move ask for lend a hand.
Thank you Emma for sharing your tale and best possible of good fortune on the trails!!