Laura Darow, Oahu
Laura is a busy mother of two and a teacher at Lanikai (Ka’ohao) Elementary School in Kailua. She ran cross country in high school and has always kept running a part of her life since then. Laura spent her childhood predominantly overseas and has lived in places such as Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Fiji, Singapore and China. Her favorite trip ever was hiking in the Everest Region of Nepal and even went for a run there at 12,000 feet above sea level which lasted about seven minutes! She runs with the incredibly supportive and amazing Windward Training Freaks and has recently been exploring the sport of triathlon which intrigues her. Laura has lived in Hawaii for the past fifteen years, loves the beach and now calls Hawaii her permanent home.