Trail Gangsta of the Month

Trail Gangsta of the Month • November 2019

Meet Neil Weintraub!

Hometown: Scarsdale, NY
Current Residence: Flagstaff, AZ
Occupation: Kaibab National Forest South Zone Archaeologist

 

1) How and when did you get into trail running?

When I first moved to Flagstaff in 1986, I was living in a barely renovated chicken coop at the Museum of Northern Arizona. I used to bang my head every morning on the ceiling as I rolled over to put on my running shoes. I would...


Trail Dawg of the Week • 8/27/19

Meet Roscoe Frehs!


Hometown: Prescott, AZ
Current Residence: Sedona, AZ
Occupation: Home watcher/ Mouse detector/ Emotional Support floof

 

1) What makes you a “Trail Dawg?”

I’ve been trotting trails since I left the humane society eight years ago!

2) How and when did you get into trail running?


I started running along with a bike because I have too much energy for walks! A few years ago we switched from going...


Trail Gangsta of the Week • 8/19/19

Meet Eric Ang!

Hometown: Chino Hills CA
Current Residence: Inland Empire, CA
Occupation: Wells Fargo Home Mortgage 

 

1) What makes you a Trail Gangsta?

I always have fun and mess around while running. I have run 13.1 minimum (2 marathons and 2 ultras) in my Mars Bl(Ang)mon costume Boombox in hand. 

2) How and when did you get into trail running? What do you love about the trail running community?

My first trail running experience was doing The...


Trail Gangsta of the Week • 3/21/19

Meet Pierre Max Labelle!

Hometown: Montreal, Canada
Current Residence: Belton, TX
Occupation: Rocket Test Technician for SpaceX

 

1) What makes you a “Trail Gangsta?”

Because the outdoors and nature are my hood!

2) How/when did you get into trail running?

I was rucking by a park very close to my home an the thought of running in the beautiful trail setting came to mind. Rucking involves wearing a heavy...


Trail Gangsta of the Week • 3/8/19

Meet Eve Rebennack!

 

1) How and when did you get into trail running?

6th grade cross country, but the bug hit hard when I was 15.

2) What’s your favorite trail to run?

Anything in Sedona or the Grand Canyon.

3) Do you prefer running uphill or downhill?

Uphill!

4) What’s the weirdest thing you’ve seen on the trails?

A pair of jeans on a post marking the edges of an abandoned cave.

5) Do you have a favorite post-run treat?
Nacho burrito!!!


6) What is your key...