Joe Bailey

Nickname:
Big Joe

Mountains Sumitted:
Mount Elbert
Mount Marcy
Mount Colden
MOunt Algonquin
Mount Skylight
Seward Mountain
Seymour Mountain
Mount Marshall
Mount Haystack
Superstition Mountain

Failed Attempts:
Mount Marcy

Proudest Athletic Achievements:
19:17 5K

Longest Race completed:

2012 Dirt Cheap Stage Race Stage 3:11 Miles in one day
2012 Nebraska Market 2 Market- 4 stages for a total distance of 18 miles

Notable Benchmark:
2x bodyweight deadlift
44:12 10K
19:17 5K
6 ring muscle-ups
1:24:27 sprint triathlon

Sport(s) that you have a natural ability for:
Trail running
Football
Powerlifting

Sport(s) that you are most passionate about:
Powerlifting
Trail running

Favorite Quotes:
"Only people willing to work to the point of discomfort on a regular basis using efective means to produce that discomfort will actually look like they have been other-than-comfortable most of the time." Mark Rippetoe

"I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happenth to them all." Eclesiastes 9:11 KIV

"Cultivate posture, greatness, and ready state. It's not enough to say to yourself: 'I'm going to lift something heavy now, I'd better get organized'. Greatess is all the time." Kstar

Favorite motivational saying:
"It's better to burn out than to fade away." Kurgan in the HIghlander

Biggest Athletic Learning Opportunity:
2012 Nebraska Market 2 Market