New Haven (WTNH) - 23-year-old Katie Visco, the youngest female ever to attempt to
run across America, stopped by Good Morning Connecticut Weekend to
talk about her campaign to inspire girls to live a healthier
Katie has pledged to run from coast to coast, over 3,200 miles,
from Boston to San Diego. She departed from Boston on March 29, and
stopped by our studio as she passed through New Haven today.
Running about 100 miles per week, Katie plans to pass through
major cities including New Haven, New York City, Cleveland,
Chicago, Iowa City, Albuquerque, and Phoenix in her trek. She
expects to arrive in San Diego by December 2009.
Katie's run across America is part of her Pave Your Lane
campaign to inspire other people to follow their passion while
raising money and awareness for
While passing through each city, Katie will visit local schools
and Girls on the Run chapters to share her thoughts on the
importance of living a healthful and passion-driven life.
For more information, visit Katie's website at
she is blogging about her journey along the way.
Follow Katie on Twitter