Running Between The Lines

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

My name is Rachel Schilkowsky (née Sorna) and I am a darer of mighty things. 

Latest Race Result

2018 USATF Cross Country Championships 10k

February 3rd - Tallahassee, FL

35:49 - 9th 

Next Race

NACAC Cross Country Championships

February 17th - San Salvador, El Salvador

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    2018 USATF XC Championships Recap

    My decision to compete at the 2018 USATF Cross Country Championships in Tallahassee, FL was kind of spur of the moment. The race took place on February 3rd. I booked my flights on January 17th. Though this particular USATF Championship had been on my radar since last summer, after months of struggling with a nagging hamstring injury this past fall, I had all but written it off. You see, when your training over the last 6 months looks like a sine wave, it’s hard to think you’ll be ready for your local 5k let alone an actual National Championship. But…
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    Life Goals

    • Buy a house
    • Race a marathon
    • Qualify for Team USA
    • Hike the entire Appalachian Trail
    • Qualify for the Olympic Trials
    • Break 60 in the 400
    • Write a book about women's distance running
    • Walk the trail to Mordor
    • Crochet a sweater
    • Break 19:00 minutes at Bowdoin Park
    • Open up a Bed & Breakfast