4:25 Pace Leader
Hometown: Martinez, CA
Marathon PR: This may sound silly, but I’ve never ran a marathon! Only 50k (31 miles), 50 miles, 100k (62 miles) and 100 miles. I could estimate that my marathon time would be 3:15-3:30 though.
How many ultras have you run: 25
Favorite marathon: Woodside Ultra Marathon
Favorite marathon memory: Finishing my first 50 miler, doing what I once considered impossible.
Other hobbies: Ice sculpting, farmer’s market, hiking & family time.
Other pacing experiences: This is my first.
The event that you’re most proud of: Big Basin 50k, 2nd place overall.
Any tips for runners about to join your pace group: The key point is to have fun out there, & if you’re not having fun, “Fake it, till you make it”.
A saying/quotation that you like: “Life is about feeling someone pushing you from behind & realizing it’s you”.