Ultramarathon - 38 years
"There is beauty in life's impermanence, imperfections and incompleteness. Be sure to embrace it." —Tim Tollefson
Professional Runner, Race Director, Physical Therapist
Where are you from? Where do you live now?
I am originally from Minnesota and currently live in Mammoth Lakes, California, with my wife, Lindsay. I love the access, variety and stunning beauty Mammoth has to offer. It is the greatest place to trail run in the United States.
What is your favorite place to trail run?
Sage to summit—I love it all.
When you are not running, what do you like to do?
Gardening, writing, and relaxing with our Frenchie, Bodie.
What is your favorite snack to enjoy while running?
Avocado rice balls
What is one piece of advice you'd offer to someone looking to get into trail running on a deeper level?
Ask questions, give it time, enjoy the process.
Follow Tim on Instagram: @TimTollefson.