| Photograph by Ruta Elvikyte
April 4, 2013
Life in the Fast Lane
Ashley Hall math specialist Rives Poe is being inducted into the Cooper River Bridge Run Hall of Fame this year for her notoriously quick finishes. Get to know Poe and gain some inspiration for this weekend’s Bridge Run
Written by Katie Hurst
When it comes to running, Rives Poe has been putting her math knowledge to good use—subtracting minutes and seconds off her race times and adding to her trophy collection. A frequent top finisher in local races, Poe has received the Marcus Newberry Award for the fastest local female in the Cooper River Bridge Run five of the last six years, and in 2011, she was named the South Carolina USA Track and Field Female Long Distance Runner of the Year. This Friday, she’s being inducted into the Bridge Run Hall of Fame. Find out what keeps her on the go.