Tag: Aja Carter

A First-Timer’s Reason for Running the New York City Marathon

Running used to be punishment for Aja Carter. Carter played basketball, softball and tennis at Freeport High School in Long Island, N.Y. Suicide sprints and running laps were the result of a missed play, lack of hustle or insubordination.

Today, Carter, 29, has a new perspective on running. Continue reading “A First-Timer’s Reason for Running the New York City Marathon”