Her father, a doctor, thinks it's plantar fasciitis.
Last year's event sold out, prompting race organizers to raise the bar to 5000 starters.
The organization has been without an official leader since last September.
The multi-platform approach will give track and field fans 11 hours of viewing.
The man who originally set the goal has since been fired.
He only logs 80 miles a week in training.
A replacement for ex-CEO Doug Logan has been hard to find.
The national champion will net $10,000.
She had no expectation of finishing in the top 5.
USA Track & Field is vehemently opposed to it.