The flamboyant mountaineer burst onto the scene as one of the stalwarts of TPB’s second wave of recruits. Capable of submitting top-tier, sub-elite times across all distances, Alexis has proven to be a vital cog on numerous occasions for the team. His boisterous persona belies an intense competitor who has continually set himself to a higher standard with regard to his personal race results.
Date of birth: 1/26/1980
Member since: 10/17/2010
When did you start running? Why did you start running? March, 2010... training for Mt. Apo Climb
What is your favorite distance? Why? 21K
What is your most memorable running moment? Event? My first Marathon, I was 5th out of 350++ runners. The Bull Runner Dream Marathon, it was also my first anniversary run.
Who are your running idols? Michelle Estuar and Dean Karnazes
What was your weight before you started running? What is your weight now? Then 130lbs. Now 136lbs. :D But I manage to lost some weight during the first 3 months until December 2010. Then I stop running and slowly gaining weight. I also hibernate after my FM and that when I gained a lot of weight. I was able to lose 3lbs since July 2011 when I resume my running activity.
How many pairs of shoes do you own? Running shoes 3 + 1 trail running shoes.
What was your "slowest" race? My first race... 5km in 35mins.
What are your usual pre-race activities? I got censored by Luis Arcangel when I answered this question before. I will be sensible this time, that would be TV!
What is your favorite non-TPB singlet? The Milo 34th singlet.
What is your target race? What is your target finish time? To be able to finish an Marathon under 4 hours
Forefoot, midfoot, or heel? Heel striker
What was your worst injury? How long were you sidelined? Actually never had an injury. But I have gout that attacked me once and wasn't able to race. The event was AKTV last June.
How many races have you raced already? What is your total mileage since you started running? Now I have to count...around 20-30, mostly 21 km. Total mileage would be around 2000++km including training runs.
How did you get into TPB? When did you join TPB? I think that was the October Runfest at the Fort 2010.
What is your message to TPB fans and supporters? See you on the road.
In your own words, what is running to you? Running is my Quidditch.
If you are to create a running event what will you name it? Run for the Animals, it would be for a cause for the protection of the Animals specifically domesticated animals.
If you are to create a team of 5 runners for a 5 x 32 km race, who will your members be (can be anyone, runner or not, living or dead)? Bart Allen, Steve Rogers, Forest Gump, Usain Bolt, Marian Rivera.