Nina Morato, a USATF- and RRCA-certified coach, has been inspiring athletes new to running since 2014. She was twice a mentor for NYRR Team for Kids, and is a lifetime St. Jude Hero. She has completed one ultramarathon, four marathons, and over 15 half-marathons. Nina’s coaching philosophy, “Always keep it fun,” has influenced her current running goal to complete one half-marathon in each state, with seven states completed.
Where is your favorite place to run in New York City?
What is your favorite NYRR race?
Front Runners New York LGBT Pride Run
What is your personal running motto?
"Mind over matter—you can accomplish anything you set your mind to!"