Jackie Baumgartner Rowan

Jackie Baumgartner Rowan

Current Hometown: Old Saybrook

Family members we might see at a race: My kids (MJ and Kate). My husband, Mike, as long as he’s gotten enough golf in that weekend 

Current Employment: Dermatology  Physician Assistant 

Current running interest: Getting back into shape after having babies for the past few years

Favorite Race: Colony Pizza 5k (mostly because the after-party)

Race you have done the most times: Pemberville 5-miler (a race back home in Ohio)

High school/College running programs: Oak Harbor HS (Ohio) track and XC.
University of Toledo Track/XC

Hobbies: family, the beach, peloton bike, baking

A favorite quote: “Turns out, not where, but who you’re with that really matters” 

What you listen to on a road trip: Country music unless there is a Cleveland Browns game on

Something that makes you weird: I didn’t like the Harry Potter books (gave up shortly into book 2. Twice) 

Youthful PRs:
1500 m: 4:37

Open PRs:
1 mile: 4:44 (downhill spring street)
5k: 17:55
5-mile: 30:10 
Marathon: 2:57
Beer mile: why hasn’t this happened yet???