What year did you begin working at Run With Us?
I started working at Run With Us in 2004.
When & where did you go to high school? College? What did you study?
I went to Nogales HS class 1998. Then Jr College at Mt. Sac & PCC where I got my GED.
Did you run in high school and/or college?
I ran 4 years at Nogales High School and 4 years in Junior College.
When & how & why did you get in to the sport of running?
At first I wanted to get in shape for fútbol (soccer) then I find out that I was an okay runner, and with time I got hooked.
Do you have a favorite moment that stands out in your running career?
My first marathon Pasadena in 2008! It was raining, with up and down hills I really loved it. My time was 2:56.
Any personal records we should know about?
Mt. Wilson race 1hr and 2minutes for 8.6 miles on the trails.
In competition, what is or was your favorite distance?
Definitely half marathon 13.1 miles.
Road, Track, Trails, Treadmill, Couch?
Track & Road.
What do you enjoy most about the sport or your own running?
The work that one puts in either for fitness or to get ready for a race.
Since working at Run With Us, what has been your favorite aspect of the job?
Helping the costumers and helping them to reach their goals.
What has been your favorite running shoe of all-time? What is your favorite shoe currently? Of all time?
My favorite shoe was the Adidas Supernova Glide. I have three favorite shoes currently, that I use for my runs: BROOKS=LEVITATE, 361°=SPIRE 2, and On=CLOUD X.
Do you have a favorite meal of all-time?
Menudo!!! After a long run.
Outside of Run With Us & Running, do you have any other interests?
Riding my bike, going to concerts and playing fútbol (soccer).