Katie Arnold is a contributing editor and the former managing editor at Outside Magazine, where she has worked for the past 23 years. Her “Raising Rippers” column about bringing up adventurous, outdoor children appears monthly on Outside Online. She has written for The New York Times, Travel + Leisure, Sunset, Runner’s World, ESPN: The Magazine, Elle, and many others, and her narrative nonfiction has been featured in Best American Sports Writing. Her memoir, Running Home, about becoming an ultra runner after the death of her father and birth of her daughter, has a publication date of March 2019. Her website is www.katiearnold.net.