GORP is amazing, clean nutrition that tastes great and has no negative affect on my stomach during or after a race/training. - Mik
First Place Finish in Spartan Ultra Beast (7 hours)
6 OCR Podium Finishes (all at different distances)
OCR World Championship / Spartan World Championships Qualifier
Ranked Top 50 in the World
Western Canada Spartan Pro team
Born in: 1989
Profession: K-8 Physical Education Teacher
Favourite GORP Flavour: Cocoa, Hemp & Almond
Your Inspiration: Eric Thomas (Mentality)
Pre-game music: Gritty Rap, Tropical house, Funk! Good beats keep me going always!
I'm happiest when: I am 15 mins into a trail run, climbing a mountain, spending time at the lake.
My favourite meal is: Baby back Ribs full rack or all you can eat! Rice pudding for dessert.
On my day off: Listen to a podcast, plan a quick road trip adventure, bike to the park with a disc or ball. Figure out who else has the day off!
In my bag: Shoes, Agenda, Lock, water bottle, iPod, gym clothes, Snacks, foam roller.
My motto/philosophy is: “Find your “WHY”
I wind down by: Organizing things, watching Sportscenter, music.
My friends call me: Mik
Mantra that keeps you going when things get tough: “I didn't come this far, to only come this far.” or I sing the ABC’s.
Most awkward party trick: I can cross my arms twice and fit my head through the space…
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