In The Media

Articles by Brooke Sydnor Curran – Founder,


In the News


October 2016 – $1 Million Dollars Raised | 100 Marathons Run
  • 11/03/16 The Few. The Proud. The 41st Marine Corps Marathon, Alexandria Gazette Packet
  • 10/30/16 Marine Corps Marathon runners: How did they do?,
  • 10/26/16 Marathon Milestone RunningBrooke hits $1 million mark for local charities,
    Alexandria Gazette Packet
  • 10/24/16 Local Non-profit RunningBrooke Founder: Brooke Curran Runs Her 100th Marathon With Marine Corp Marathon, Alexandria News
  • 10/20/16 Close to the Start Line with Team RunningBrooke, Pacers Running Blog
  • 10/03/16 100th Marathon for Alexandria Native as She Works to Renovate Playgrounds, | Listen to the Interview

    • Board Member, ACT For Alexandria, January 2012 to present
    • Board Member, AAN (Allergy and Asthma Network), December 2011 to Spring 2017
    • Board Member, Marathon Charity Cooperation, January, 2013 to 2015
    • Ambassador, for the City of Alexandria
    • Ambassador, Pacers Running Stores, 2007 to present
    • Ambassador, lululemon athletica, 2009
    • 2017 CIVIC Award, in recognition of RunningBrooke’s partnership with the City of Alexandria, Rebuilding Together and the Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Activities for the improvements at Taney Avenue Park, Presentation
    • 2015 Geico Hometown Hero Award, Fox 5 News (video)
    • 2014 Virginia Visionaries, Virginia Living
    • 2013 Rising Star Award, the Alexandria Commission for Women
    • 2012 Living Legend nominee, Alexandria Living Legends
    • 2011 SuperNova, WUSA9
    • 2011 Joanne White Grassroots Volunteer Award, Volunteer Alexandria

                Honored at An Evening in the Heart of Alexandria, Video by Abby Sternberg, Media Masters

    • 2010 RunningBrooke Proclamation of Service, Mayor William B. Euille, City of Alexandria
    Running / First Place Women’s Division
    • 2013 ONU Indoor Icebreaker Marathon, Ada, OH
    • 2012 Antarctica Marathon
    • 2009 Rapa Nui Marathon, Easter Island, Chile