This Burly Bio is Heather B. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Heather’s picture of a blissfully chaotic life must be worth millions. In fact, that’s how she describes life with her partner, Jeff Rowthorn, six children aged 9 to 14, two dogs, seven reptiles, 14 fish, eight chickens and one hamster; … Continue reading Burly Bio: Heather B.
This month’s Burly Bio is Alexi Menjivar. He’s got slick moves both on and off the trail and is a very proud father of four amazing kids. Born in Texas to Salvadorian parents, raised in downtown Hamilton where running as a hobby was not only uncommon but often made fun of. Money was tough for … Continue reading Burly Bio: Alexi M.
This month’s Burly Bio is Jennifer LaRocque. Jennifer grew up in Kingston and her mom would often say, “you’ve got two feet and a heart beat” when she was called for ride. She also had a curfew and if she was late, she’d be grounded so her two feet became two fast moving feet and … Continue reading Burly Bio: Jennifer L.
The Burly Trail Runners’ colours may be blues, but our favourite colour is probably brown. Dirt is brown, mud is brown, the path is brown. Plus we’ve also got Ryan Brown, trail runner, MEC guy and certified dog expert. Ryan is starting back into running after a two-year hiatus. He’s spent the past few years … Continue reading Burly Bio: Ryan B.
It’s Burly Bio time. This edition is all for Spenny L. With a passion to help people, a strong stomach and a distaste for desk jobs, Spenny is a nursing student at Queen’s University. This summer, he as been a summer student for the City of Hamilton’s Public Works department.His typical summer day includes going … Continue reading Burly Bio: Spenny L.
If you're looking for Jay W's race results, start at the top. It won't likely take you long to find him. The guy is a beast! Often crushing the competition and usually on the podium. He was even the fastest person ever to complete the questions (literally took him 10 minutes from agreeing to emailing … Continue reading Burly Bio: Jay W.
This week's Burly Bio is Burly Partner, coach and owner of Limitless Coaching, Eric D. Eric grew up in a time of Pong (look it up kids, this was our Xbox in the 70s) and since he didn’t have one, he ran around the neighbourhood with friends and if he wanted to go farther, he … Continue reading Burly Bio: Eric D.