Gordon Barnett


CRUD Nickname: "Yogi Bear"

Email: gordon_barnett@agilent.com

Date of Birth: 09.17.1954

Place of Birth: Edmonton Alberta Canada

Job: Non-techie at Agilent Technologies

Marital Status: Single

Children: 2 daughters - 1 son-in-law

Pets: Brewster our Golden Retriever

Favorite non-running magazine: Saveur

Favorite movie: Harvey

Favorite television show: Six Feet Under

Favorite musical performer: Ski Patrol. Steve Earl. R.E.M. Bob Mould/Husker Du. Cake. Beatles. Mozart. Verdi. Puccini.

Favorite Keith excuse for a sucky race: I had to walk in backwards... because of my quads!

Craziest place you ever took a dump while on a run: Mile 8 of the 2002 Boston Marathon

Hobbies: Running, cooking, music, art.

Favorite non-running sport: Hockey... did I tell you I'm Canadian?

Favorite famous quote: Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father: prepare to die.

Short-term running goal: To weigh less than Keith.

Long-term running goal: A 100 miler.

Ultra Pet Peeves: When the last aid station tells you "2.7 to the finish."

Years running ultras: Newbie - year 1.

Number of ultras finished: 1 - Mt Masochist 50.

Most memorable ultra performance and why: Mt. Masochist... you always remember your first time.

Favorite food/drink during an ultra: "During" Top rammen noodles and boiled potatoes rolled in salt - washed down with Conquest and Mountain Dew. "Après" Beer.

Favorite trail: Rampart Range Reservoir.

Favorite Race: Ultra: Mt Masochist 50 Non-Ultra: Boston Marathon. Pikes Peak Marathon.



Yogi Bear

Namaste
Gordon