Sarah Allers competed in the US Olympic Trials for the Atlanta Games

What is your name? 

Sarah Allers.

What is your favourite colour?

Blue—no, burgundy … I like ’em all.

What is your favourite word?


Who is your favourite musician?

Misty Edwards.

What is your most marked characteristic?

High energy.

What talent would you like to have?

I’d like to be great at foreign languages.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Olympic Marathon Trials.

Who are your heroes in history?

Jesus. Joan of Arc.

Who are your heroes in real life?

Jesus. My husband, Eric.

What is your idea of happiness?

Encouraging others.

Where would you most like to live?

Happy in South Carolina. But England (I was born and raised there).

What profession would you like to attempt?


What is your greatest extravagance?

Running shoes and ankle boots.

What is your most treasured possession?

My Bible and all my stuffed Tiggers.

Why did you start running?

Cos I could beat all the boys as a kid!

What does running mean to you now?

It’s my happy place to pray, think, unwind, and relax.

What do you like about Stazza’s Stable?

Coach’s training plans; after six weeks, I already feel like I can reach new goals—and I’m not a spring chicken. 🤩

What is your motto?

Bounce Bounce Bounce.