Why Rogue Running? I wanted to get faster at shorter distance races. Other training groups seem to care only about the marathon. I had heard of Carmen’s group. I like the personal coaching, deep knowledge, and careful approach.
Favorite running workout? 400s
Least favorite workout? Tempo
Your go-to, pre-race meal? PB&J on toast
What athlete (past or present) most inspires your running? Why? Roger Bannister: people thought it was beyond human limits to run under 4 minutes. He proved them wrong and finished med school around the same time.
Favorite Austin Restaurant? Fonda San Miguel
Favorite breakfast taco ingredient Can’t decide between avocado and salsa.
Favorite movie? Anything from the Coen brothers. Miller’s Crossing, True Grit are particular favorites.
Favorite TV show? Mad Men
Favorite band? Changes too often to name just one. Current rotation has Flogging Molly, Lyle Lovett, Joe Jackson. I think James Brown might make this list next week….