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Overview

  • Mechanical Engineering Student
  • University of Florida
  • From Jupiter, FL, USA
  • Profile 85% complete

About Me

Currently I am living in Gainesville where I am studying Mechanical Engineering at the University of Florida. Previously I have lived in Los Angeles, Chicago and South Florida.

I have been taking advantage of internships while at University as a way to experience new cities. So far I have done internships in Philadelphia, Jupiter and Tampa. If I can get one more in before graduation, I might like to see if I can get out to Colorado.

When I travel, I like to explore! Whether it be a new city or a mountain trail head, I love to see and experience new things.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Short Term:
Planning a motorcycle trip from Gainesville, FL to Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Washington DC. Although I have friends at each of my destination cities, I don't know anyone between here and there so I am hoping to surf on my way up.

I will be taking an Auto Train back which will be pretty exciting too!

Long Term:
I want to share experiences with other explorers. It is great to hear from a native about their area; there is only so much you can discover about a new place through google.

Interests

I am a computer-programming, motorcycle-riding, former downhill skateboarder. I love all action sports and any kind of racing. I also like hiking, walking around cities, and finding cool cafe's and hangouts.

  • walking
  • traveling
  • hiking
  • skateboarding
  • sports
  • engineering

Music, Movies, and Books

Any Choen Bros. movie, The Thin Red Line, Quentin Tarantino movies.

Currently Reading: Catch 22
Last Read: Leviathan Wakes
Favorite Book: Breakfast of Champions

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Defeated a downhill skateboarding world champion to win the 2009 Glendora Mountain Road California Republic Outlaw Standup Series, fulfilling two years of hard training.

Countries I’ve Visited

Mexico, Peru, Switzerland

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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