"I love Earth Runners, the mission, and the vision. I have loved every pair that have been on my feet."
Hometown: Columbia, CT
Current town: Elk Grove, CA
Main Activities: Trail running, hiking, camping, being wild
Loves: My family and the wilds of the Sierra Nevada
Advice: Listen to your body, it knows.
Spirit Animal: Cat
Relaxation: Communing with the dirt
Favorite Food: Sushi
Favorite Place: Lake Tahoe
Work: Remote Project Manager, Analyst, Author
Quirks: Gotta keep moving
Favorite book: Born To Run
Favorite Podcasts: Ultrarunner Podcast, Trail Runner Nation
Favorite quote: "If you want to run fast, go alone. If you want to run far, go together"
Inspired by: My kids
% of waking life spent in Earth Runners: I don’t even know where my shoes are at this point.
Advice for those new to minimalist footwear, wanting to try Earth Runners: Start easy, and listen to your body. Most of all, have fun. Moving should always feel good.
Favorite athletic accomplishment from last year: 100 happy miles at the TRT 100, and hundreds more throughout the year
Active goals for this year: Move fast, move free, and along as many trails as I can.
Parting words: Be good to you.
Follow: @the_winged_ling, YouTube, www.wingedling.com