Dub All Star #6: Danielle McGandy

Dub All Star #6: Danielle McGandy

Quiet, trains hard and is extremely consistent – meet Danielle our newest Dub All Star!

Danielle's Vitals

When did you start running?
I ran in school but didn’t pick it up again until 2013 when I joined the club.

Why did you start running?
I wanted to get fit/lose weight and meet new people.

Smiles for the camera at the RunHer event!

What is a typical training week for you?
Circuits Monday (like a few in the club), then run with club Tuesday and Thursday evenings and a solo run at weekend.

What is your favourite dub training session?
Our Thursday Lady Dixon route on a nice summers evening.

Danielle with husband Conor!

What has been your favourite race to take part in?
Dublin marathon 2018 – my 1st marathon, everything went right and I just felt such a sense of achievement.

What are your running goals?
To keep pushing myself but also to keep enjoying it .

Danielle looking determined on the streets of Dublin!

Tell us something random about yourself that people might not know!
I am an arm wrestler undefeated in my division, challenge usually set after a certain number of ciders/Sauvignon Blancs. A few dub ladies can attest to this after falling victim post the London marathon 2019!