Liysa Mendels – Staten Island Greenbelt 50k ultramarathon

Liysa MendelsLiysa Mendels lives in New York City. On December 5, 2015 she finished the Staten Island Greenbelt 50k and became an ultramarathon finisher. Congratulations Liysa!

Fun fact: Liysa benefited from joining a local group called the November Project, a free fitness movement that has groups in cities all over North America. Runners from all levels are welcome and you can get more details at

Liysa’s favorite running movie:
Unbreakable: the Western States 100

Liysa’s most recent podcast listens:
The Moth, 99% Invisible, Limetown

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