Charles Remillard

QT: 2:17:59

Residence: Denver, CO

Hometown: Peru, NY

College: The State University of New York College - Oneonta

Age on Race Day: 26

Affiliation: Good Boys Denver

Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:17:59

Social Handles: Instagram - @remica05  Twitter - @CharlesRemica05

Favorite inspirational quote: "Don't give up, don't ever give up." - Jim Valvano

Favorite song to run to: Bad Romance by Lady Gaga

Favorite sports team: Buffalo Bills

Favorite vacation spot: Prague

Of Note: 

  • STEM teacher, Campus Middle School in Greenwood Village, CO
  • Grew up on a third-generation dairy farm; early endurance training was carrying buckets of milk uphill to feed calves
  • Has two sisters and 43 cousins; every year at family "Remfest" they have a 5K "RemRun"
  • Left NYC teaching job in 2017 to serve in Peace Corps in Uganda but was devastated to be told a month before departing that he was "medically ineligible"; decided to start anew, moving to Denver to train for OTQ
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