Mike is 26 years old and is the youngest of 5 kids. Mike has 3 brothers, 1 sister and 2 sister-in-laws.
Here are a few facts about Mike:
Occupation: School Teacher. Clearfield High soon going to the new Syracuse High. Aspiring Screenwriter.
Years running: 3
Weekly mileage: 25
Favorite race distance or race: 10k
PR's - (5K, 10K, ½, mara, Ultra) or proudest running accomplishment: TBA on May 19th, 2007 (Ogden Marathon). My proudest moment as a spectator was watching my brother John complete his first 50 miler last October.
Why run - (motivation, inspiration): So I don't get fat, helps clear my head.
Goals: A marathon a year until I'm 40.
Favorite music to run to: TOOL
Favorite running gear - (shoes, apparel, etc.): Brooks shoes
Best advice you've been given as a runner: size up a 1/2 size in your running shoes
Best motivational quote: "pain is temporary, pride is forever" - John Wojciechowski
Your role model: Kirsten Rasmussen.
Favorite food: Sushi
Hobbies or interests other than running: Reading, writing, movies. Mike has written dozens of screenplays. Big Marlan Brando fan.
Anything else the world might want to know about you: "I've never seen a James Bond movie - Probably never will"