Christine Luff Christine Luff is a New Jersey-based freelance writer specializing in travel and health. Her passion for running filters through all aspects of her life—as a fitness writer, avid runner, certified running coach, and mom of two very active kids. Christine has been running competitively since the seventh grade. Since then, this seasoned runner has completed countless races and 13 marathons, including two Boston marathons.Highlights Christine has written for numerous publications including Women's Running, Women's Health, Cosmopolitan, and AllureRoad Runners Club of America certified running coachCoach for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Team in Training (TNT) running team in New York City since 2003 Experience Christine has held staff positions at Reader's Digest and Ladies' Home Journal and has written for numerous magazines, web sites, newsletters, and books including: Women's Running, More, Women's Health, Cosmopolitan, Allure, Sports Illustrated for Women, Asics.com, and Rodale Online. Education Christine is a Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) certified running coach and is certified as a personal trainer and a fitness nutrition specialist by the American Council on Exercise. Christine regularly attends workshops on sports nutrition, injury prevention, and other running-related topics.TripSavvy work:The 7 Best Bags & Backpacks for Disney The 8 Best Natural SunscreensThe 8 Best Beach Reads TripSavvy Product Review Editorial Guidelines & Mission About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.