Nov 1, 2020
Fitz Koehler, is one of the most prominent and compelling
fitness experts and race announcers in America. As the voice of the
Los Angeles Marathon, Philadelphia Marathon, Big Sur Marathon, DC
Wonder Woman Run Series, and more, she brings big structure,
energy, and joy to sport.
Finding a cancerous lump in her breast seven weeks after a clean mammogram was terrifying. But fitness expert and race announcer Fitz Koehler refused to play the victim or allow cancer to steal her extraordinary career or time with family.
In My Noisy Cancer Comeback, Fitz reveals the juicy and gory details of her 16-month battle, all while zigzagging across the United States. Enduring chemotherapy, radiation, and surgeries in the public eye wasn’t easy. You’ll laugh, cry, wince, and cheer as she chronicles the clash of an avalanche of side effects with 22 major race weekends.
Her inspirational tale encompasses the terror of diagnosis, bald heads and black dresses, spectacular stages, parenting with cancer, perspective, and, most importantly, triumph. You’ll walk away grittier, more optimistic, and inspired to conquer any obstacle. This is a must-read for all cancer patients and their families. People from all aspects of the running community will adore getting to experience a behind-the-scenes view of life at the helm of America’s greatest road races.