What she won The Charlotte Observer 10K Run for Peace in Charlotte, N.C.
How long it took her 37 minutes and 38 seconds
Who came in second place Her training partner; they ran together for four miles before Burns pulled away to win by 21 seconds
What she said whe asked about the 30-degree temperature and snow flurries "The weather was fine"
What she's not A whiner
What else she ran this year The Olympic marathon trials in St. Louis this past April along with 150 of America's best long-distance runners
How she prepared By running 75 miles per week
How she qualified for the trials By running the 2002 Chicago Marathon in 2 hours, 47 minutes, 7 seconds
Other races she's won The Kiawah Island Marathon in 2001 and the Kiawah Island Half Marathon in 2002
Her accomplishments as a Colby runner Three-time Division III All-American in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track