Leah Ruesink

Delafield Store Manager

When did you become part of the PRO family?
February 2018

Tell us about your running and athletic background?
Did Gymnastics for 16 years, was All-American in HS on Floor and Bars. Ran track sprints during middle school and all of high school, diving for one season, XC for one season. Didn’t start tris and any sort of running races until after moving here…think I started that in 2008. Since then over 24 half marathons, 8 marathons, 4 Half IMs, 1 Full IMWI and still counting!

Favorite distance to run or race?
10K and Half marathons

Hobbies outside of running?
Reading, sleeping, binge watching series, eating anything my friends cook, shopping, teaching spin and TRX

Current shoe(s) you are running in?
Ravenna 10, Wave Rider 24, Adrenaline 21- just a variety pack (doesn’t count what I use at the gym)

Favorite manta to live by?
Pain is weakness leaving the body….have had that since HS

What’s song is always on repeat during a run or a race?
Invincible- Skillet

What’s your advice for new runnings just starting out?

Have fun, make friends and enjoy the race