"Ultrarunning is a sport where people do more than just play fair; we encourage one another to excel, because it pushes the envelope of human endurance."
- Running on empty -
“We have moved too quickly away from the earth that sustains us; we have too many machines and chemicals, and we don’t exercise enough. How can automobiles and TVs make us better or healthier?"
Coach (December 24, 1930 – August 21, 2011) was the winner of the 1957 Boston Marathon and the marathon at the 1959 Pan American Games and a member of two United States Olympic Marathon teams.