John Carpenter , Staff
Hometown: Arlington, VA
Running Experience and Accomplishments:
John began long distance running at the age 14 and eventually moved into ultra running. His favorite ultra distances are the 50 miler and 24hr endurance events. After several years of running ultras he decided to try long distance triathlon and it to be his true passion. John is currently pursuing his professional license in triathlon at the 70.3 and
140.6 distance. John says “As someone who has experienced the frustration of dealing with running injuries, working at =PR= has allowed me to expand my knowledge of being able to help others with their shoe fit.” John’s favorite places to run include the W&OD trail and the Blue Ridge Mountains. He studied Actuarial Mathematics at the University of Virginia.
Favorite quote: “If it’s hurting me. It’s killing them”-Sebatian Kienle