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Karla Bruning
Attended Amherst College
Lives in New York, NY


TCS New York City Marathon 2015 Charity Entries Available #marathon #nycmarathon

Didn’t get into the TCS New York City Marathon 2015 through the random draw that took place Tuesday, March 3? You can still be among the 50,000 runners on November 1, 2015 at the world’s largest 26.2-mile race. NYRR—who I work for as a race announcer—has…
Didn't get into the TCS New York City Marathon 2015 via the lottery? You can still run in November with one of the race's 300 official charity partners.
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doesn't "300 official charity partners" sound a bit wrong....?
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Harness the power of women running together #PrincessHalf #running #womensrunning  
“Is that the nine-mile marker up there?” my sister asked as we bounded forward at the Disney Princess Half Marathon at Walt Disney World in Florida. “Nope! That’s mile 10!” I said enthusiastically.
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Disneyland Paris Half Marathon Coming in 2016 #runDisney #DisneylandParis

It’s official! The much-anticipated inaugural Disneyland Paris Half Marathon is coming to France from September 23-25, 2016. Disney announced the new race at the start of the Disney Princess Half Marathon presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals…
The inaugural Disneyland Paris Half Marathon will debut September 23-25, 2016 at Disneyland Paris in France. It's the newest race in the runDisney series.
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Disney Princess Enchanted 10K Running Costume Sneak Peak

What to wear for the Disney Princess Enchanted 10K? You all know I’m obsessed with Cinderella. She’s my boo. I’ve run three runDisney races as Cinderella: Cinderella at the ball with Prince Charming Cinderella in Rags with Jacques the mouse And Cinderella…
What do you wear to run the Enchanted 10K and Glass Slipper Challenge at Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend? Something fit for a princess...or not?
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Looking to run your first race? Here are great events from 5K to the marathon for first-timers. #running   #runners  
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New Balance Debuts New Disney Shoes At Princess Half #NewBalance #runDisney #PrincessHalf

New Balance and runDisney are at it again! New Balance announced the release of another pair of Disney shoes for the 2015 runDisney Retro Mickey and Minnie collection. The new 860v5 are a performance shoe meant to compliment the previously released 990v3…
New Balance adds new Disney shoes to its 2015 Retro Mickey & Minnie collection with the 860v5 performance stability shoe debuting at Princess Half Marathon.
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When Did You Start Calling Yourself A Runner? #runners #running

This year marks the 10th anniversary of my life as a runner—my runiversary, if you will. It was late 2004 and early 2005 when I first laced up an old pair of sneakers unearthed from the depths of my closet and went for a run. Then, for some inexplicable…
When did you adopt the label "runner?" When you first laced up shoes? After your first race? Or do you still hesitate to call yourself a runner?
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Testing Nike LunarTempo Shoes at Mile High Run Club #Nike #RunningShoes

I’m a runner who loves ultra lightweight running shoes and ultra soft cushioning. I want to feel like I’m running on clouds and I want my shoe to weigh something in the range of clouds. So I was excited to try the new Nike LunarTempo shoes at a media…
The new Nike LunarTempo shoes are a long-distance update to the Nike LunarRacer. "Run, Karla, Run!" gave them a test run at Mile High Run Club in NYC.
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Love movies? Run these 10 races themed to Hollywood blockbusters like Harry Potter, Rocky, Star Wars, The Wizard of Oz, The Sound of Music and more! #running
Instead of simply watching the Oscars this weekend, celebrate the award show in Shape style—with blockbuster-themed races! Ahead, 10 of our favorite Hollywood homage runs. (Not that into movies? The
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Disney Princess Half Marathon Running Costume Peak

The Disney Princess Half Marathon is finally here! Time for the running costume reveal! Today, I ran the Disney Princess Enchanted 10K as Shredded and Torn Cinderella. It was a bit too cold for my costume as planned—barely 40 degrees!—so I added some arm…
What to wear for the Disney Princess Half Marathon? A pair of sisters dress as Disney's most famous sisters: Anna and Elsa from Frozen.
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Disney Princess 5K Running Costume Sneak Peek

Sisters! It’s the theme of my Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend. Joining me for the 5K and half-marathon is none other than my own sister. Cue up “Oh, Sing Sweet Nightingale.” It’s time for a little music lesson with Drizella and Anastasia Tremaine,…
What will "Run, Karla, Run!" wear to the Disney Princess 5K? Channeling Cinderella's stepsisters Drizella and Anastasia.
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Disney Bound: Princess Half Marathon 2015 Weekend #PrincessHalf #runDisney

The countdown is on! The Disney Princess Half Marathon 2015 Weekend presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals starts in just a few days! I’ll be running all the races—Disney Princess 5K, Disney Princess Enchanted 10K, and Disney Princess Half…
The Princess Half Marathon 2015 weekend is a chance for women to celebrate running together. "Run, Karla, Run!" tackles it with her sister.
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Karla Bruning is Run, Karla, Run!
Karla Bruning is an on-camera reporter, host, and writer dedicated to covering the sport of running. Her work has appeared in Newsweek, Shape, Runner's World, Active, ABC in New York, ESPN2 and more.
  • Amherst College
    Religion, 2000 - 2000
  • Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
    Journalism, 2006 - 2008
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