Bill Ransom

Name: Bill Ransom

Nickname: Wild Bill


Date of birth: 6/20/56

Place of birth: Dallas, TX

Job: Stock/currancy trader, real estate investor.

Marital status: Single.

Children: None that I know of.

Pets: One house plant.

Favorite non-running magazine: Business 2.0, Business Week

Favorite movie: "Super Size Me"

Favorite television show: CSI

Favorite musical performer: Sorry, I only listen to talk radio.

Favorite Keith excuse for a sucky race: "I need to loose some weight."

Craziest place you ever took a dump while on a run: Hasn't been necessary.

Hobbies: Reading; Internet news, blogs and porn.

Favorite non-running sport: Footbal.l

Favorite famous quote: Sorry, can't think of any.

Short-term running goal: Do another 100.

Long-term running goal: Finish Leadville 100.

Ultra pet peeves: Trash on the trail.

Years running ultras: 3

Number of ultras finished: 7 (1 - 100, 2 - doubles, 2 - 50, 2 - other distance)

Most meemorable ultra performance and why: Javelina Jundred, 10/30/04. It was the first 100 I'd ever completed.

Favorite food/drink during an ultra: Hamburger and Coke.

Favorite trail: Elk Park trail on Pikes Peak.

Favorite race: Leadville 100.

Wild Bill