Chris attended Cal Poly SLO, and had a successful running career there for the Mustangs. After graduating, he joined the Aggies and continued as student at Cal Poly to obtain a Master's degree in Kinesiology. He now works as a Sales Associate at Mile 26 Sports in Ventura. Chris says, "I run for the love of the sport and for the ultimate satisfaction I get from it." He also runs in memory of his mother, one of his biggest fans, who passed away from pancreatic cancer.

Fun Fact: TBD

Favorite Aggie: Kevin Searls

Personal Bests

  • 5k - 13:59
  • 10k - 28:45
  • Half Marathon - 64:49


  • 2012 and 2013 Big West Conference Cross Country Champion
  • 2013 and 2014 Big West Conference 5k Champion
  • 2014 Big West Conference 10k Champion
  • Current 10k School Record Holder for Cal Poly
  • 2016 Olympic Marathon Trials Qualifier

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