Residence: Toronto, ON
Hometown: Albion, NE
College: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Age on Race Day: 37
Affiliation: Roots Running Project
Qualifying Race: Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2018
Marathon Best: 2:18:55
Social Handles: Instagram - @uselesspoetry
Favorite inspirational quote: "Thoughtful courage."
#1 accomplishment of your life: Balancing running with running a magazine
Favorite vacation book: City by Alessandro Baricco
- Editor-in-chief of the "Literary Review of Canada"
- Quit his previous job in spring of 2018 so he could give everything he had to OTQ attempt
- Hardly ran at all between 2007 and 2013; had largely given up on the sport