Sandra grew up and went to school in Scotland, played field hockey and went to the Scottish Junior Hockey Trials. She studied Business Administration at Glasgow College of Technology. In the mid-80's she moved to the United States but didn't start running until 2000, after her son was born. Since then she has run numerous marathons, several ultra-marathons, and some triathlons. Her favorite race distance is the half-marathon. She is USATF and RRCA Certified and enjoys coaching athletes of all abilities and ages. This year she is training for her first half ironman at Beach2Battleship. When not working or training she enjoys going to the movies, reading, the beach, and spending time with family and friends.