POW Marathon a Destination Race: Interview with Julie Decker

Written by Gretchen Klein

The 20th annual Prince of Wales Island Marathon will be happening on May 25, 2019. This month Gretchen Klein was able to interview Julie Decker from Wrangell, Alaska.

Julie Decker, Dale McMurran, Andrea Laughlin, Becky MacIntyre, Lucy Moline-Robinson, and George Benson are a few of the regulars from Wrangell who raced several times in the Marathon. Because Prince of Wales Island is so remote, participants often come up with unique ways to reach the Island. Decker and her friends have chartered Sunrise Air over to Klawock, chartered a boat to Coffman Cove and then driven down to Craig, or ferried in from Ketchikan to Hollis on the Inter-Island Ferry.

Julie has been coming for the Prince of Wales Marathon for over 5 years. One of the reasons she likes… Read more http://www.powreport.com/2019/02/pow-marathon-destination-race-interview-julie.html