Spokane, WA


Warrior Marathon Runner Carol Dellinger just recently finished her 300 lifetime marathon and 66 of those marathons were run since being diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2009. Now 100% cancer free, Carol is an inspiring individual that has that Warrior fighting spirit and proves that challenges can be overcome! “Cancer didn’t win this battle, I won this battle. I am alive and can’t wait to live the rest of my life!”


  • 300 lifetime marathons
  • 7 year breast cancer survivor
  • 66 marathons in the last 7 years

2017 Goals

  • Remain healthy and injury free
  • Push towards 500 marathons

Fun Fact

  • I am a beekeeper and process my own honey!

Favorite GU Product

  • Salted Caramel Energy Gel

Nutrition Tips

I use all the GU products during a marathon but save a Salted Caramel GU which I take at mile 22, it is my “Rally” fuel to get to the finish!