Amy L. Marxkors is the co-host of This Week in Hockey on KMOX radio and the author of The Lola Papers: Marathons, Misadventures, and How I Became a Serious Runner (2012) and Powered By Hope: The Teri Griege Story (2014). Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Competitor, TerrainUltrarunning Magazine, St. Louis Magazine, and more. 

An ice hockey player (center) and a distance runner (even though she swore she'd never be one), she spends her non-writing, non-radio-ing hours running the rural country roads of St. Louis, Missouri.