Get to Know: Markus Frei

/Get to Know: Markus Frei

Get to Know: Markus Frei

Name: Markus Frei
DBR Ambassador: Basel, Switzerland

1. Favorite Trail:
Eiger Ultra Trail E101, Grindelwald, Switzerland
2. Favorite Race: Fuego y agua 100k, Ometepe, Nicaragua
3. Favorite Running Fuel: Biberli, Läggerli, Klöpfer…Things most of you won’t know and would throw up eating it…things are different back in good old Europe
4. Favorite Beer: Ueli Bier
5. Favorite Post-run/race Food: Raclette, Fondue… just loads of melting cheese
6. Favorite Shoes: Salomon S-Lab Sense Ultra
7. Bucket List Race: Probably Leadville… but my bucket list is longer than most of the trails I run
8. Fastest Beer Mile Time: I just can’t remember…like most of what happens after beer miles
9. How many miles per week do you run: Depends on how much beer I drink…
10. Trail Music: No. Don’t want to be hit by an avalanche listening to Justin Bieber, I prefer the sound of rocks crashing my bones
11. You know you’re a Dirtbag when: You never book a hotel at race day because you run all thru the night anyway and hitchhike back home later on
12. Favorite type of Dirtbag home: My tent
13. Famous runner you’d want to run with: Luis Escobar
14. What is your cross training activity of choice: Dancing at discotheques
15. I felt most like a badass runner when: I go from the nightclub straight to an ultra trail
16. Piece of gear you can’t live without: Assault Rifle
17. What is a quirky habit you have while running: I talk way too much
18. Three words that describe your running: insane, fucked, freaky
19. Your go-to running outfit is: Naked

Anything else you’d like the DBR community to know about you:
All about peace, love and I’m born to run.

By | 2017-08-15T16:46:40+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Ambassadors, Dirtbag of the Week, Get to Know|6 Comments


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