Hometown: San Diego
Background: Ran in high school and one year in college before being forced out by injury. Started competitive racing again as Masters runner in 2004.
Masters (50+) PRs:
Half Marathon: 1:16:41
Highlights: Carlsbad 5000 age group winner 2010, 2011, 2015; Dirt Dog 50-59 winner 2009, 2010; USATF age group National Championship first place finishes, Marathon 2010, 8K road 2013, 3000 track 2015
The Fun Questions:
Favorite Races: Carlsbad 5000, Scripps Ranch 10K, Arturo Barrios 5K (RIP)
Love to Hate Races Because They’re So Bloody Difficult: Balboa 4 mile, Balboa 8 (the original)
Why I Choose to Run for PRT: I’m new to PRT this year but I’ve known the guys on the Masters teams for several years now and I’m excited to be on the same team this time around!
What I Like Besides Running: Science (Physics), Birds, Surfing (sometimes), Books, Wilderness hiking