Jeff Dodrill is a physical education teacher and cross country coach in North Carolina. He has held those positions for 34 years and enjoys working with young people and seeing their progress. Jeff began running his junior year of high school in West Virginia, then competed in cross country for Fairmont State College. He has completed over 30 marathons, including the Boston Marathon three times, during his career. Jeff had a 12-year running streak from April 3, 1998 to April 3, 2000 without missing a day. Once a competitive runner, he now enjoys the personal satisfaction and social aspect of running. He also enjoys playing golf and traveling, which makes the Mini Marathon a great experience every year. The location of the race in Myrtle Beach during October offers: great weather, sand on the beach, the ocean, a beautiful course and the opportunity for everyone to accomplish their goals. Run the Mini!