She’s nervous and excited about her marathon debut.
The star of “Jon and Kate Plus 8”, Kate Gosselin, has faced many challenges and obstacles in her life–most of which include caring for eight children. However, this weekend, the 36-year-old ueber mom is facing a different obstacle: the marathon.
Gosselin, who lives outside Philadelphia, will be taking on the 26.2-mile race at this weekend’s Zappos.com Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon.
However, it remains to be seen how she will do on Sunday. Earlier this month, she Tweeted her doubts and fear about the race to Runner’s World.
“I’m running the las Vegas rock n roll marathon on Dec 4!Omg!I can’t believe I’m doing it! Scared2death!0 prof training!EEK!” she wrote. In the same message, Gosselin shared a quote. “You must risk to achieve.So,I risk.I choose not to sit on the sideline.’ -Dr. Lisa Kelly 9/8/11.”
After going through a divorce with husband Jon, Gosselin starred in her own show “Kate Plus 8”, which was recently cancelled. She has now started working for the Web site Coupon Cabin.
It appears that Gosselin has been getting in her long runs. “Holy cow! I just ran 18 miles! I’m amazed… And very hungry and extremely tired! :) but very happy! :),” she wrote.
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