Carrie Luger Slayback

Carrie Luger Slayback was the first teacher awarded a $5,000 Community Service Prize recognizing her students’ water conservation activism. Retiring after 40 years teaching, she didn’t retire, instead daring herself to take an age-group first place in the Los Angeles Marathon. She brought home the first, and continues to run marathons, winning Carlsbad, California, in 2016. She writes about health and fitness from a carefully researched personal perspective.

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