Club Member Since 4/22/2009
"Ride it like you just stole it."
Gears are for cyclists over 70
City: Colorado Springs State: Co
Favorite Shoe: Asics Size: 10
Age: 70.6 years old
Marital Status: Married
1 sister, 2 dogs, 1 cat, 1 nasty parrot and of course a wife.
What I do for work:
As little as possible (retired)
Places Ive called home and why I like where I am now:
New York, Calif. Colorado I am mainly a cyclist and love riding up mtn. passes.
When I started running and what got me started:
2000, I needed a change from my cycling obsession
What does running mean to me:
Sometimes pain sometimes pleasure. I enjoy the companionship of the other runners.
View my Pikes Peak Ascent/Marathon results
P.P. Ascent, P.P. Marathon, Mt. Evans Ascent, Discovery Trail Marathon, Barr Trail Mtn. race,Triple Crown of Running and one double.
What I like about trail/mountain running:
Scenery and easier on the joints than street
Favorite running trail and why:
Barr Trail because it's like an old friend
Favorite trail/mountain race and why:
Barr Trail Mtn race because it's managed well and has a friendly atmosphere about it and good pizza at the end..now if only there was beer
Best running experience:
Finishing the double in "05"
Worst running experience:
08 Ascent in the snowstorm. I was so cold on top I felt sick, and not being able to finish the marathon the next day.
Neatest thing found on a run:
Running pet peeves:
People with earphones who don't hear on your left.
Something non running related that no one would guess about me:
I've made 11 parachute jumps and I smoked for 30 years (what was I thinking)? I didn't coach a famous San Fran. football team.
Other hobbies and interests:
Photography, cycling, drinking good beer
favorite books... It's not about the bike...Atlas Shrugged
favorite foods...Italian, hot Thai food and on rare occasions a good steak
favorite movies.. "The Thing" and other old b/w horror films also "Breaking Away"
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