Justin Turner

Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC

Background: I ran in high school and college and then took about 8 years off. I gained about 60lbs and started smoking. In 2010 I got back into running by running my first marathon. 
I've been racing competitively since… 2010
PRs: 

Marathon 2:25:04 (Marine Corps Marathon, 2014)

Half Marathon 1:11:36 (Crawlin Crab Half Marathon, 2012)
10k 31:41 (Tidewater Striders Turkey Trot, 2012) 
 
5k - 15:21 (2014, Hair of the Dog 5k)

Favorite race: Marine Corps Marathon 

Favorite workout: Tempo

Words to live by: Never Give Up

Why you choose to run for PRT: I wanted to find a group of competitive guys to race and train with
What I like to do besides running: reading, hiking