Club Member Since 6/26/2008
City: Colorado Springs State: CO
Favorite Shoe: Asics Size: 7
Age: 49 years old
Marital Status: married
Elroy the cat
Kitty the cat
Bronco the dog
Manolo the brother
What I do for work:
Places Ive called home and why I like where I am now:
Bad Kreuznach Germany
I love Colorado and the relaxed lifestyle
When I started running and what got me started:
Started running 2006. Got really into it after volunteering at the Pikes Peak Marathon and being inspired by the participants.
What does running mean to me:
I love how it makes me feel; mentally and physically.
View my Pikes Peak Ascent/Marathon results
I have run 4 half marathons and 2 marathons. My times aren't impressive, but I did the training and I finished. 2009 Pikes Peak Ascent Finisher: 4:56.
What I like about trail/mountain running:
I like the varied terrain and how you can never just zone out. You have to stay present.
Favorite running trail and why:
Monument Valley Park and Barr Trail.
Favorite trail/mountain race and why:
Pikes Peak Ascent.
Best running experience:
My first half marathon. I felt so proud of myself.
Worst running experience:
Steamboat half marathon. I didn't train well and didn't really feel like running that day.
Neatest thing found on a run:
Running related bathroom stop story:
Did the deed at mile 18 of the Colorado Marathon in Fort Collins. In the bushes!
Other hobbies and interests:
Gardening, cooking, and drinking beer.
Running Chicago 2009.
Page last modified: 8/19/2009