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On the Run: Decker injected energy in Walkway Marathon

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Posted on June 15, 2016

"If you were one of the nearly 2,000 finishers during Sunday’s Walkway Marathon races, it’s a strong possibility that as you approached the finish line at the Marist College waterfront, you experienced the sheer force of nature known as Lori Decker.

Oh sure, there were many elements with which to deal on Sunday — whether it was blazing and unrelenting sun on the gorgeous June day, or gusty winds that buffeted runners toward the latter stages of the half-marathon and marathon on the Walkway Over the Hudson. But when it was time to approach the finish line, the final element was perhaps the best: Decker, a raging bundle of positivity at the top of the final hill overlooking the river, with a short and fast downhill sprint to the finish line in between the boathouses on the Marist campus."

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