Eric Blake

Age: 34, Years running: 26, Hometown: New Britain CT, Favorite product: HELIOS


What are some of your lifetime running goals?

Keep getting faster

Do you have a claim to fame?

World Record for Marathon on a treadmill (2:21)

Do you have any vices?


What makes you tick as a runner and in the real world?


What drives you to run?

Enjoy the daily grind

What is your favorite movie?

"Office Space" watching that movie as a 20 year old I knew I wanted to go into coaching

Do you have any nicknames? Explain:

Quadzilla. Name explainds itself!

What’s the longest you’ve gone without sleep? Why?

18.5 hours becuase I got to bed late and I was tired!

If you had to be named after one of the 50 states, which would it be?

Connecticut. Born, raised and currently live here

What did you have for lunch yesterday?

PB and J with Bann\ana

If you could hook up a thought monitor to your head, would you see pictures, hear words or would music be playing?


What really scares you about trail running?


If your life was made into a movie, what would it be called?


Where would you live if it could be anywhere in the world?


What’s your worst encounter on the trail?

At the time it was seeing a bear while leading the 2010 Loon Mountain race. Now looking back it was a good encounter.