Jill Puleo

Jill Puleo

Jill is a writer and runner who fell in love with ultramarathons when she read To the Edge in 2001 and said to herself, “Oh yeah, I gotta’ do that.” She has spent the last decade or so making many ridiculous choices in order to somehow both appease the Adventure Beast and be able to make her car payment. She encourages mindful living, honoring rest days, and occasional cookie eating.

Female Athlete Triad, or Not?

I sat on an examining table in front of the bespectacled doctor with close-cropped grey hair. She was blinking at me, unable to answer the