Events: Distance (track, cross country, roads)
Hometown: Seattle, WA
College/University Competed for: University of Washington
All Time Personal Bests:
· Mile: 4:08.03
· 3 km: 8:04.93
· 5 km: 14:05.99
· 10 km: 29:38.41
· Half Marathon: 1:06:37
· 2010 USATF Club Nationals, 5 km, 4th
· 2010 PNTF Champion, 1500 m
· 2010 PNTF Champion, 10 km road
· 2009 USATF Club XC Nationals, 18th
· 2009 PNTF XC Champion
· 2007 Eugene Half-marathon Champion
· 2006 PNTF XC Champion
· 2005 West Regional XC Championships, 5th
· 2005 Pac-10 Cross Country Championships, 4th
· 2004 Pac-10 Cross Country Championships, 6th
Volunteer work: Mars Hill Church Reach Team, GAIN Clean-up, Athletes in Action, Lake Washington HS Track & Field meet official.
Personal Info: Married to Alison Tubbs Mandi, whom he dated during their time together on the University of Washington Track and Field / Cross Country team. Currently works as the Head Coach of Track and Field / Cross Country at Northwest University in Kirkland, WA. They spend their Sundays volunteering at their church, Mars Hill, in the U-District.
Began running track as a high school junior at Mariner High School, where he competed in the 1,600m and 3,200m. During senior year, was a state qualifier in cross country and state alternate during track in the 3,200m. Walk-on at the University of Washington, where he ran for 5 years (red-shirting freshman year) under Coach Greg Metcalf. Coach Metcalf and assistant coach David Bazzi helped him to excel during his collegiate career, winning 2 cross country invitational titles, 2 All-Pac-10 accolades, and making the UW Top-10 All-Time list in several events. Has been competing for Club Northwest since 2006.