About Jennifer

About Jennifer Perkins

Jennifer Perkins is a 2003 United States Naval Academy graduate. She competed all four years at Division I level in Cross Country and Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field. She continues to run and compete in marathons. In 2015 she was the 1st place Female Champion at the Pensacola Marathon, and Boston Qualifier and participant. In 2018 she finished in the top 1% of all female finishers at the Houston Marathon.

Jennifer continued her love of sport by becoming a USA Track & Field certified running coach and an American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) certified personal trainer. She runs and operates FunRunDay, a company that specializes in custom, specialized running coaching. Her clients range from military members working to improve their physical performance tests, clients training for a specific goal race, middle and high school runners during off season training, and runners of all abilities working to improve health and wellness.

Jennifer is currently the Middle School XC and Swimming coach for Lee County. Jennifer is also heavily involved with the Good Life City Runners, a group of runners and running enthusiasts focused on developing a healthy, fun lifestyle through running. Jennifer is also busy being a wife and mom to 3 kids, 2 in middle school and 1 in elementary school.

Connect with Jennifer at funrunday@gmail.com.


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