Huntsville

 

Dink Taylor/Owner -  Dink has been an avid runner for over 31 years. He ran his first marathon when he was 16 years old setting a state age group record that still stands. He has run in 1064 races winning the over all title 45 times, mostly in ultra marathons. He has raced every distance from the mile to 24 hours (118 miles).He still has several course records that have stood for over a decade. He has volunteered at every Huntsville Track Club event and he loves hanging at the races. He is the founder and Race Director of the southeast premier trail race, Mountain Mist 50K Trail Run. He with his wife Suzanne, also race directs the Recover From the Holidays 50K, Rocket City Marathon, The Cotton Row Run and the Running of the Bulls 5K. Dink is also on the Huntsville Track Club Board. Dink has 3 children; Skylor age 8, who is in the third grade at Hampton Cove Elementary and runs many of the 1 mile fun runs and 5k’s, his favorite sport is basketball and he is an avid Auburn fan. His current PR is 8:40 in the mile and 31:00 for 5k. Alan age 21, who attends Calhoun Community College and works part-time at Fleet Feet and enjoys running for fun and exercise, he is also an avid Auburn fan. Cayce, age 20, is in her second year at the University of Alabama, where she rushed with ZATA and has a 3.9 GPA. She likes to run to stay in shape.

Suzanne Taylor/Owner - Suzanne has been an avid runner for nearly 20 years. She has run 6 marathons, including 2 Boston Marathons. Originally from Houston, TX, she volunteered at many local events and served on the Houston Area Road Runners Board. Suzanne is co-race director for the Mt Mist 50k, Recover From the Holidays 50K, Rocket City Marathon, The Cotton Row Run and the Running of the Bulls 5K. Suzanne is also on the Huntsville Track Club Board.