|Name:Matt Von Thun
CRUD Nickname: "the other Matt"
Date of Birth: 2/21/66
Place of Birth: Lakewood, CO
Job: Analog Circuit Design Engineer
Marital Status: Married to Debbie
Pets: 1 dog
Favorite movie: Chariots of Fire
Favorite television show: Andy Griffith Show
Favorite musical performers: Rich Mullins, Canadian Brass, Mannheim Steamroller
Favorite Keith excuse for an abysmal race: "My legs haven't recovered from ..."
Hobbies: Family, Climbing, Skiing
Favorite non-running sports: Cross country skiing and soccer
Favorite famous quote: "We rejoice in our sufferings because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope."
Favorite books: "Bible", "John Adams", "The Complete Sherlock Holmes"
Short-term running goal: Run a marathon
Long-term running goal: Pace someone on a 27 mile segment of Leadville so that I can officially claim to have run an ultra.
Years running ultras: 1
Number of ultras finished: 1
Favorite food/drink during an long trail race: Cliff shots and watered down Gatorade
Favorite local running trail: Elk Park
Favorite trail: High Divide Trail
Favorite Trail Race: Pikes Peak Ascent