Coach Stuart has been running for several years. She’s run numerous shorter distance races and half marathons and 5 marathons (4 Boston qualifiers) - including the 2013 Goofy Challenge (39.3 miles in one weekend) and the 2013 and 2014 Boston Marathon.
Currently she is training for the 2017 Delaware Marathon. She is always searching for the next running challenge! In addition to running, she is a black belt in Tang Soo Do. She also enjoys and understands the importance of strength training and became a W.I.T.S. Certified Personal Fitness Trainer in 2009. In January of 2016 she became a certified running coach thru Road Runners Club of America (RRCA).
Brenda is originally from New Hampshire, but as an Air Force spouse has lived in MS, NJ, Germany and here in Virginia. She has two sons that attend Lake Braddock. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education and has recently gone back to work full time as an instructional assistant at Sangster.
Running and fitness has become a true passion for her. She began coaching for RunFit Kidz in the fall of 2013 and is very excited for another season! It is so important for children to understand the benefits of an active and healthy lifestyle all while having fun!!