Steve Shimkus

Age: 14 (8th grade at Columbia Catholic School)

400: 1:04
800: 2:40
1600/Mile: 6:18
3 Miles: 20:00

WEEKLY MILEAGE: 5-10 miles a week

When Did You Start Running? 9 years old - summer youth track meets

Who Is Your Running Role Model? Who Has Influenced You Most In Running? My mom because she takes me to the track and runs with me.

Events, Awards, Honors:
Columbia Catholic School records: 5th grade boys: 1500/mile
6th grade boys: 800m, 4x200m
7th grade boys: 4X400m

What Is Your Favorite Workout? I like the Indian Runs with the Colts.

Favorite Training Route: MKT trail

Personal Info and Interests: I also compete in and enjoy the pole vault in track. I play chess, cross country, and golf. My favorite subjects are Math and Science.