Ultra-runner who has made a name for himself with victories at ultramarathons like the Western States 100, where he set a course record in 2012 with a time of 14:46:44. He has also had top five finishes at events like the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc.
He initially picked up cross-country running as a way to get in shape for basketball. He got involved in ultra-running after moving to Ashland, Oregon.
He was named Male Runner of the Year at the 2014 Endurance Live Awards.
He married a woman named Krista.
He and Nikki Kimball are both winners of the Western States 100.