Pacer Troy


Where are you from?

Quantico, Virginia

Current P.R.


Typical pace

7:00 – 7:30

Number of marathons

Over 20, with two 50 mi ultras. Member of the 2012 All-Marine Team


US Marine

Favorite marathon

Marine Corps


Running, Spending time with my family

Favorite Running Food

Peanut Butter & Bagels

What are you reading now?


Who do you train with?

Local runners on base

Personal goals

Break three hours in the marathon



A quotation you like…

“I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13


Why do you run?


For the joy of running and the camaraderie…

Describe your best marathon memory.


Running with friends together throughout the marathon only to continue to hear local friends that were spectating continue to cheer us on. Friendship is an amazing thing.

Why do you pace?


To enjoy the friendships and triumphs of others, as we run a race that we all enjoy.

Why should someone run in your pace group?


We are going to have fun, and get to know each other over the duration of 26.2 miles. We will share our stories that have brought us to the starting line, and tips to continue to be successful for our next marathon.

Any tips for runners about to join your group?


If you have showed up to the marathon, the hard work is behind you. Now, it is a group social run to have fun and embrace your goals. Feed and understand your body.

Anything else you’d like to share?

Hopefully, we will meet again soon at your next marathon.


What philanthropic activities do you have?




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