Local Batawa runner, Arielle Fitzgerald, has recently qualified as the top runner for the elite UltraMarathon World Championship to be held in the Netherlands this Sept 12th 2015. After winning the national championships out in Vancouver, British Columbia in May 2015 with a stunning time of 8 hours 29mins.
As a Nutritionist & Health advocate for female athletes Arielle is completing her Diploma in Applied Nutrition from the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition, (CSNN). This young female athlete is on a quest to help inspire other young athletes to chase their dreams, and to never back down from a challenge no matter how hard it may seem at the time!
If you would like to help Arielle reach the Netherlands, donations can be sent here: http://www.gofundme.com/arielle100km