Ted Bildwell

Team CRUD Nickname: Old Dog

Date of Birth: August 30, 1949

Place of Birth: Flint, Michigan

Places lived: Michigan - 5 years, So. Calif - 30 years, Houston - 15 years, Springs - 5 years.

Job: Web Merchandiser - HP

Marital Status: Divorced, uh....twice.

Children: None, thank goodness

Pets: None (did the dog, rabbit, turtle, gold fish, duck thing earlier in life).

Favorite non-running magazine: Outside

Favorite movie: James Bond Flicks, Jack Nicholson and earlier in life, Paul Newman movies. Guess I like guy movies.

Favorite television show: CSI Vegas

Favorite musical performer: Jimmy Buffett

Favorite Keith excuse for a sucky race: When Keith gets to the starting line and actually starts a race: "My quads hurt...my calf hurts...my achilles hurts." The only thing that doesn't hurt is his appetite!

Craziest place you ever took a dump while on a run: Not one of my bad habits

Hobbies: reading, watching sports (pros and college), home projects.

Favorite non-running sport: Cleaning the house.

Favorite famous quote: "There is nothing more certain than the defeat of a man who gives up. And, I might add, the victory of one who will not."

Short-term running goal: Stay healthy until the next ultra.

Long-term running goal: Run into my 80's, stay healthy

Ultra Pet Peeves: Dog poop on the trail.

Years running ultras: 8

Number of ultras finished: 4 - 100's, 18 - 50M, 12 - 50K's

Most memorable ultra performance and why:Old Dominion 100 - 4th in PB of 18:15. Mohican 100 -1st 100, second overall (didn't know what I was doing).

Favorite food/drink during an ultra: Noodle soup during and fine beer at the finish.

Favorite trail: Rampart Res

Favorite Race : The next one

Old Dog

Uncle Teddy.