Gary Tuttle estimates that he has logged 160,000 miles

Gary Tuttle
Santa Paula, CA
DOB: 10-12-47
from Gary Tuttle: My best estimate puts me at 160,000 miles at this time in my 61 year old life. I have lost 5:30 minutes off my PR 5k. Can only run 18:50 now. My history includes, 2-time NCAA Steeplechase Small College Champion. 3-time member of World Cross Country Team. 7th place in World Cross Country. Olympic 10,000 trials 76-80-84. Olympic Trials marathon 72,76. Former holder of 3 American Track Records 15K, 10 mile and one hour (12 miles 811 yards). Winner Bay to Breakers, 2nd place Boston Marathon. 2 time USA Marathon Champ. Recently 3rd place at Carlsbad 5k Masters Championships. Currently running about 35 miles week. I sold my running store 2 years ago to Josh Spiker, who recently won the Carlsbad Marathon. I love retirement, and coaching high school girls basketball. Am also County Vice Char of Democratic Party, and help manage 100 acres of lemons.