january 2019

Featured Miler - John murray

Member: John Murray

Nickname: “Murray” Pretty much everyone calls me by my last name

Number of years as a Miler: 10 years              

Who introduced you to the Milers: Rich Lampe and Kevin Doyle

Running Pet Peeve: People who push the pace of the 1st mile of our Saturday or Sunday runs           

Most embarrassing running moment: Completely falling apart after mile 15 of the Boston Marathon and finishing in over 4 ½ hours

What do you dislike most about the Thursday AM run: Loud Milers waking me up while I’m trying to sleep in my bed along Eton Lane at 5:30 am

Favorite race distance: Half Marathon

Ideal running temperature: 50 Degrees

What do you do for a living: Help people save money for retirement

Food weakness: Ice Cream         

Favorite movie / TV series: The Americans                  

Dream vacation spot: Beachfront Ocean City, NJ (45th& Central, 5 bedrooms, 4 decks etc.)

Celebrity crush: Rachel Brosnahan (House of Card, Rachel Posner, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Midge Maisel)

People say you look like: John Lovitz

Favorite artist or group: Johnny Cash

Dream person to meet: Jesus

Secret hidden talent: Not sure how hidden my talent is, but I’m pretty good at negativity and sarcasm  

Favorite restaurant: Manco and Manco          

Favorite sport / team: Sixers                   

Future running goal: Beat Jack Wright in any race