Jackie Palmer Merritt, 29, of Atlanta, GA, is an kick-ass ultra-runner, Pod-lover and Milestone Sports athlete. Jackie is also a PhD, physical therapist and biomechanist – a perfect match for a running brand focused on gait and form.
Through the eyes of Jackie, we explore the “SO WHAT” behind the MilestonePod data. Come along as we follow Jackie’s training and racing journey….
BREAKING! Jackie finished 7th female at the 2017 Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run with a time of 21:07:23. Read our blog about her astonishing Pod data! Also, here are Jackie’s post-race interviews: iRunFar video, Trail Runner Nation podcast, East Coast Trail & Ultra podcast, and MarathonRuns podcast. Jackie earned a Golden Ticket to Western States with a 2nd place finish at the Georgia Death Race (see video).
8/15-20 TransRockies Run
– Marathon (road) 3:07
– 50k (trail) 4:07
– 50 M (trail) 7:29
– 100k (trail) 12:03
– 100 M (trail) 19:04