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Megan Killian

Houghton, Michigan
I am a runner and outdoor lover, looking for new adventures to tackle every day. I have recently dabbled in the sport of triathlon, and it may be my new (healthy) addiction. I now live in Saint Louis, Missouri, where I am a research scientist in orthopaedics.
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Guess what? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running This week, I found out some really awesome news. It has a lot to do with this little symbol here: Any guesses? Oh, and I need to do work on my stash of Larabars. Y ... Read on »
Mental Toughness by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running This year's training for the Wisconsin Ironman was really ... enlightening. Not only was IMWI the first triathlon I ever signed up for*, but it was my first real just-get-o ... Read on »
Mocha Poundcake with Coffee Cream "Frosting" by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I really like Bette Hagman's gluten free cookbooks, and frequently open up her "Gluten-Free Gourmet Cooks Comfort Food" book. The flour mixes she lists in the front of the b ... Read on »
Where've I been? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Good question! Having spent the last week working on my review paper, making nanoparticles, justifying our research to the Department of Defense, and dabbling in web desi ... Read on »
What's your favorite junkfood? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running With Halloween having came and went, it really got me thinking about the refined sugar I sometimes indulge in. Being gluten free, I often get a craving that a salad just won' ... Read on »
Be Safe Out There by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Marathon While training this summer for triathlon, I was out on the road a lot by myself. I couldn't always keep up with the guys, and I wouldn't always call a friend to go for ride ... Read on »
Who's Your Favorite Female Athlete? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Marathon Here's the results of my "poll"- more like survey, since no two people had the same favorite female athlete!! Kerryn McCann (Australia)-Dual Gold Commonwealth Games Gold ... Read on »
Poll: Who is your favorite female athlete? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Marathon Quick Poll, while I hammer away at an MSGC fellowship for 2010... Who is your favorite female athlete, and why? They can be from any sport, so don't forget to include t ... Read on »
Good news all around by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Marathon How excited am I? Pretty damn excited. I just found out that I made the teamnuun elite squad for 2010. Woowoo! I got bumped up from the grassroots level I received i ... Read on »
Busy, busy by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Marathon The last few weeks have been pretty hectic. Research: I have been working on two manuscripts (one was rejected! ouch.. and the other hasn't yet been submitted) and I sta ... Read on »
Good news all around by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running How excited am I? Pretty damn excited. I just found out that I made the teamnuun elite squad for 2010. Woowoo! I got bumped up from the grassroots level I received in ... Read on »
Busy, busy by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running The last few weeks have been pretty hectic. Research: I have been working on two manuscripts (one was rejected! ouch.. and the other hasn't yet been submitted) and I start ... Read on »
Busy, busy by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running The last few weeks have been pretty hectic. Research: I have been working on two manuscripts (one was rejected! ouch.. and the other hasn't yet been submitted) and I starte ... Read on »
Be Safe Out There by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running While training this summer for triathlon, I was out on the road a lot by myself. I couldn't always keep up with the guys, and I wouldn't always call a friend to go for ride r ... Read on »
Be Safe Out There by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running While training this summer for triathlon, I was out on the road a lot by myself. I couldn't always keep up with the guys, and I wouldn't always call a friend to go for ride ... Read on »
Who's Your Favorite Female Athlete? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Here's the results of my "poll"- more like survey, since no two people had the same favorite female athlete!! The Runners Kerryn McCann (Australia)-Dual Gold Commonweal ... Read on »
Who's Your Favorite Female Athlete? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Here's the results of my "poll"- more like survey, since no two people had the same favorite female athlete!! Kerryn McCann (Australia)-Dual Gold Commonwealth Games Gold M ... Read on »
Poll: Who is your favorite female athlete? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Quick Poll, while I hammer away at an MSGC fellowship for 2010... Who is your favorite female athlete, and why? They can be from any sport, so don't forget to include tha ... Read on »
Poll: Who is your favorite female athlete? by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Quick Poll, while I hammer away at an MSGC fellowship for 2010... Who is your favorite female athlete, and why? They can be from any sport, so don't forget to include that ... Read on »
Five States Down: 45 To Go by Megan Killian Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I've now completed a marathon in five states since I started running marathons two years ago. Since Columbus was so much fun, I thought it might be worthwhile to have a r ... Read on »