904's FittestIssue 24 • May 2014

904’s Fittest: Jennifer Hauser

Name: Jennifer Hauser Age: 40 Height: 5’2” Weight: 128 lbs Results from CrossFit OPEN 2014 Masters Division – Southeast Region: 5th place Masters Division – Worldwide: 49th place Qualified for next level of Masters on April 17th-21st Personal Records Snatch: 135# Clean and Jerk: 160# Clean: 180# Overhead squat: 170# …

904's FittestIssue 23 • April 2014

904’s Fittest: The Austin Twins

When we try to determine the strongest triathletes, we look at swim, bike and run splits. But when determining the most powerful innovators in our community, we look closely at social reach. For identical twins, Ryan and Aaron Austin, the record is even. The brothers have been competing side by …

904's FittestIssue 22 • March 2014

904’s Fittest: Chris Roman

Ultra-runners are different than you and me. They run more, way more. While running gargantuan distances seems like a mile addiction, local ultra-runner, Chris Roman, is surprisingly well-balanced. Most of us would consider his latest accomplishment, running a grueling 135 miles in Brazil, a superhuman feat, but running is to …

904's FittestIssue 21 • February 2014

904’s Fittest: Patt Sher and Lanier Drew

Where were you in 1984? Maybe you hadn’t even attempted your first tentative steps to becoming an athlete. Two Jacksonville women, Patt Sher and Lanier Drew, remember exactly where they were: participating in the historic 1984 Women’s Marathon Olympic Trials, along with elite female runners, such as Joan Benoit Samuelson …

904's FittestIssue 20 • January 2014

904’s Fittest: Laura Davie

904F: How did you get into weightlifting and CrossFit? LD: After my junior year at Emory University, I started Weightlifting and fell in love with the sport. From 2008-2010, I competed nationally, even after graduation. When I went back to school for my Masters’, I had to take a break from Weightlifting because I …

904's FittestIssue 19 • November 2013

904’s Fittest: Karel and Marni Sumbal

Athlete Profiles Name: Karel Sumbal Age: 37 Height: 5’7’’ Weight: 142 Birthdate: 9/22/76 PR’s and Personal Accomplishments: 2010, 2011 Pro 1,2 Florida Cup Series Champion 2006 Tour de Gila finisher Silver City, New Mexico US 100K classic (3x finisher) – best place 9th Athens Twilight Pro race finisher – 2x …

904's FittestIssue 18 • October 2013

904’s Fittest: Sung Ho Choi AKA “Bruce”

Athlete Profile Full Name: Sung Ho Choi AKA “Bruce” Age: 37 Height: 5’10” Weight: 156 Birthdate: 2/28/76 Vo2 Max: 65.9 Personal Records The Iron Horse 100 Miler 16:43 Jacksonville Marathon 2:55 Bruce has completed over 100 marathons, over 35 ultra-races, finished the Chicago marathon 14 years in a row and …

904's FittestIssue 15 • July 2013

904’s Fittest: Erin Dankworth

Athlete Profile Age: 30 Height: 5’ 3” Weight: 120 lbs Birthdate: 10/20/1982 VO2Max: 59 PR 5K: 20:02 PR 15K: 1:06:00 PR 10M: 1:10:00 If you’ve ever run in a Florida mudrun or obstacle course race (OCR), there’s a good chance you’ve seen Erin Dankworth. She has competed in over 50 …

904's FittestIssue 14 • June 2013

904’S Fittest: Shawn Burke

Athlete Profile Age: 47 Height: 5’ 11’ Weight: 165 Birthdate: August 10, 1965 Husband of Andi Burke Father of Shane, Josh and Coen Burke Ironman PR time of 9:21:15 set at Ironman Florida in 2012 Half Ironman PR time of 4:23:40 set at Ironman Augusta in 2012 Currently ranked 28th …

904's FittestIssue 13 • May 2013

904’s Fittest: Susan Wallis

With so many accomplishments – it’s difficult to know where to begin when you’re referring to Susan Wallis. From 2012 to the present, Susan, or Mom, as I call her has placed: 5th 2013 Gate River Run 7th 2012 Ironman Hawaii 1st 2012 Ironman Florida, qualifying her for 2013 Ironman …