>Off the Beaten Path>it's the eponomy
I always find it amusing when I read a runner's name is "Fast" or "Quick" or "Hill" or whatever.
But, perusing the Southern Conference XC results from this weekend (go Wildcats), saw that Furman has a freshman, Tripp Hurt - who so far has a 25:15 so he's doing alright, but that's some name for a XC runner.
Any other good ones?
But Och! I backward cast my e'e, On prospects drear! An' forward, tho' I canna see, I guess an' fear!
Last year's Baystate Marathon had a guy named Ryan Carrara run a 2:27:07...and I thought Carrara was close enough to Carrera (Spanish for "race") to find it ammusing.
One of the better runners around here is named Harry Mann...
Getting back in shape... Just need it to be a skinnier shape...
My sister used to barrel race and she rode against a kid named National Champion once. Some parents
I know this doesn't count for this thread but one summer there was a kid at a couple of races that I ran who used the false name "Bruce Wayne" and wore a Batman costume during the race but changed into street clothes to collect his age group awards.
Eye of Sauron
I won't go through my long list of goofy names (Yoo Suk), but I will offer up one of my fb running friends. Fanny Chu.
And once again Mr. Wizard (aka: Stevie Ray) explains the internet.
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