Kim Bedinger - Product Guru

Kim is originally from Michigan, escaping to Virginia Beach in 1998 in search of better weather. She began running when she relocated to Coastal Virginia and fell in love with the area running community. Kim lives in Kempsville with her husband and son. She has completed 25 half marathons and 3 marathons. Her new love is the Ragnar style 200 mile relay which she does with her husband and a team of 10 other friends.

When she is not running or working at Running Etc, she is teaching 9th graders at Ocean Lakes High School, hanging out at the beach, camping, biking, or traveling.

Favorite race distance: 10 miler

Favorite pre-race meal: Salmon and sweet potatoes

Favorite workout: the long run

Most memorable race: Flying Pig Half Marathon