The Numbers: Timothy Olson

pic by Krista

pic by Krista

WE HAVE 100 RANDOM QUESTIONS, ALL OF WHICH ARE UNBEKNOWNST TO OUR VICTIMS. THEY'VE PICKED 20 RANDOM NUMBERS FROM 1 – 100, WE SEND BACK THOSE QUESTIONS & TOPICS TO ANSWER BASED ON THEIR CHOSEN NUMBERS. THERE ARE SO MANY VARIOUS QUESTIONS AND TOPICS IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER - YOU GET WHAT YOU GET. 

OUR NEXT RUNNER UP IS 2X WINNER OF THE WESTERN STATES 100, LIFE TRANSFORMIST AND MINDFUL RUNNER, TIMOTHY OLSON.

 


 

Yesterday – Breakfast, lunch & dinner?
B- Organic Coconut oil, blue-green algae and some Kombucha.
L- Zucchini noodles in a creamy cashew sauce with mushrooms and chicken.
D- My Paleo pancakes because that's what Tristan wanted me to make (boys night) and some chicken, avocado and vegenaise wrapped in a cabbage leave.

 

If you could go run for an hour with anyone, who would it be with?
Bob Marley

 

What keeps you awake at night?
My mind on bad nights, my wife on the good ones. ;)

 

If you could have any car in the world, what would it be?
I've always wanted a Volkswagen Bus.

 

Top 5 favorite websites:
Marks Daily Apple
Eckhart Tole TV
Headspace
Vice
Empowered Sustenance

 

Metal, Rap or Country?
Rap.

 

Any New Years resolutions?
I'm not a huge fan of resolutions that I'll mess up the next week. During winter solstice we write down our intentions for next cycle and then burn them in our fireplace to release to the world. Mostly just reminding myself to be love, show compassion, be slow to anger, laugh lots and be present during daily interactions.

 

Shave regularly or rarely shave?
It's a rare occasion.

 

Do you prefer to run alone, or in a group?
Alone.

 

What is your favorite local eatery?
Shine

 

When was the last time you stepped in dog shit?
It's been too long, I'm due.

 

Text message or phone call?
Text

 

If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
La Palma

 

What is the first website you check in the morning?
I try to start my day with Headspace and then my email.

 

Describe your driving:
Grandpa style.

 

Do you have any pets?
A gray cat named Layla

 

Tell us 2 truths and a lie:
- I lived in a home with shag carpet crawling up the walls. 
- There was a time in high school where I strutted around in a velour suit and some bling bling.
- I once aspired to be a professional rapper; I set up gigs in Wisconsin and my hip-hop name was T-Bone. 

 

What could we find in your refrigerator right now?
Kale, eggs, chicken, cabbage, blue-green algae, probiotics, vegenaise, chocolate hazelnut milk, coconut yogurt, leftovers, random accumulated sauces, carrots, zucchini, bacon, citrus & ginger kraut and almond flour.

 

Racing, or adventure running?
I prefer long adventure runs in the mountains.

 

Tell us about an awkward moment while traveling:
When Tristan first began walking, at airports he would chase after ever young kid he saw yelling "Hi!-Hi!-Hi!!!" This sometimes resulted in scared children but also found him awesome new friends to play with during layovers. He definitely has a big heart!


A huge thanks goes out to Tim for obliging to do these. Check out Timmy's writing and accomplishments on his website, HERE.