It’s hot, your lungs are on fire, there’s a blister on your heel the size of your big toe, and you finally understand the term “sweating bullets.” Is this hell, or are you about to finish your first marathon? It’s the latter, at least told from the perspective of Jasmine Bermudez. Bermudez, 21, is a student at City College. However, unlike most college students, she spends her free time training for marathons, not beer pong. “Growing up I never really liked running,” says Bermudez.