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Overview

  • 143 references 116 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning French, Italian
  • 52, Male
  • Member since 2007
  • Radiographer (X-ray technician)
  • University of Texas, Universidad of Nuevo Leon, Texas Sou...
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

"To run a marathon in each Continent, and maybe once I have done that....run one in the moon"

ABOUT ME

+ I am currently vaccinated, and I hope so do you, please show proof of at least two vaccines +...I am a radiographer and work at a local hospital. My passion is running and I have completed over 70 marathons world wide. Currently,I am commited to fund raise to help a group of blind people in my community, by running a marathon in each of the Seven Continents.I pay my own expenses when I travel, and running has taking me very far,leading me to meet extraordinary people and explore and discover amazing places on earth.I try to be positive,optimistic and open minded. ... VERY IMPORTANT: please read my profile, and submit the key word of your request. If I don't see it included, I will ignore your request and won't reply.

PHILOSOPHY

"Strangers are friends we have not met yet"
"Mi casa es su casa"
"Life is nothing without adventures"
"I work to live, not live to work"

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I guess by immerging in a foreign culture as a couch surfer, help us to assimilate much better the values and traditions of that particular country.I hope I can help people from all over the world by providing a place to eat and sleep in my home town.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE
I have hosted friends and people who I met while doing races, from all over the world. And in the same way, I have been their guest too in their respective countries, creating friendships for life.

Interests

Running, Ultra running, triathlons, swimming, biking, hiking, love dogs, animals in general, running, soccer, tennis, volleyball, racket ball, running, judo, aikido, skiing, climbing, photography, people, reading movies, food, wine, traveling...did I mention I like running?

  • culture
  • photography
  • education
  • dining
  • wine
  • marathon
  • running
  • movies
  • reading
  • traveling
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • skiing
  • rock climbing
  • soccer
  • tennis
  • volleyball
  • swimming
  • teaching
  • vegeterian
  • triathlons.

Music, Movies, and Books

MOVIES. All kind.
MUSIC. Rock,Jazz,Pop-rock,Classic,Opera, foreign...all kind of music.
BOOKS. The most recent I've read "TOUCH THE TOP OF THE WORLD", written by the only blind person who reached the Everest.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Leading a female blind runner for 26.2 miles to win a marathon...

Teach, Learn, Share

I have done Medical missions in Africa and Mexico, and I have enriched my personal life enormously from those experiences.Right now, I am using my running skills to help a group of blind people(children and adults)by running a marathon in each of the Seven Continents. I am hoping to make a difference in their lives by getting special education material for the young ones, and to promote an active and healthy lifestyle in the adults.

Countries I’ve Visited

Antarctica, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Slovakia, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Mexico, United States

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