Mountain runner Simon Gutierrez bound for the Colorado Running Hall of Fame

Via Pikes Peak Sports

When Simon Gutierrez considers his running career he doesn’t think of his three wins in the Pikes Peak Ascent, or the seven times he ran as a member of the USA World Mountain Running Championship team. It’s not about his three world championships as a masters mountain runner.

Gutierrez remembers the people who contributed to his success. And he talks about having fun and enjoying the experience.

“I think I’m pretty relaxed about running,” he said. “I’m dedicated to it, but not to where I worry about it all the time. If I have a bad race, I don’t let it affect me. I just move on to the next one. You know I just try to have a lot of fun with it…

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