Travis Fitzgerald

"I love Earth Runners, the mission, and the vision. I have loved every pair that have been on my feet."

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  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,