Why I run: Travis Mattke

FROM: Fort Dodge, Iowa

RESIDES: Columbus

OCCUPATION: Electrical engineer for Rhohm

SIGNED UP FOR: Half-marathon

SHOES: No brand loyalty

FAVORITE SONG TO RUN TO: “I find it really relaxing to run with no music.”

WHY I RUN: “It’s a good way to get out and de-stress and exercise. It feels good.”