Freeburg marathoner encourages running

mark sullivan

UNDATED – Is getting into shape one of your New Year’s resolutions in 2014?  Running could be a good way to get started.  So says Freeburg resident and avid runner Mark Sullivan. But, what if you just don’t like running?  “Most people that say that, I tell them they are doing it wrong,” says Sullivan.  “There is a common misconception where people start to run, stretch quickly and then they start to sprint.  No one likes sprinting very long.  If you start off slower and build up your pace over time, you will enjoy it a lot more.” Sullivan has completed in over 160 marathons and has run the Boston Marathon 27 consecutive times.  In…