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Meet the Competitors: Ericka Charles

Ericka Charles | @RunErickaRun | Women’s Mile


Ericka Charles generally runs the 800 meters for Speed Factory Athletics Track Club. She was a 200/400 runner while competing for the East Carolina Pirates before moving up after college. She’ll double down again for the Sir Walter Miler. She currently resides in Durham, NC and is working on her Master’s in Sports Psychology.


5 Things About Me: Ericka Charles

  1. I am currently working towards my Master’s degree in Sports Psychology.

  2. I mainly ran the 200m & 400m before moving up to the 800m.

  3. I like the Cha-Cha Slide and the Cupid Shuffle.

  4. I love Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough ice cream.

  5. I am the niece of the late Lorenzo Charles (#43 NC State). 1983 lorenzo charles dunk

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2 thoughts on “Meet the Competitors: Ericka Charles

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  • i grew up with your uncle he was and still is a role model to stareett city and brooklyn ,i know hes looking down at you with a huge smile seeing his niece accomplish her goals , i will continue to follow and support you wishing you good luck in your race.


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