Meet The Team
  1. Kurt Adams
    Phillips@mail.com
    Race Director
    A father, engineer and ultra runner has successfully finished and successfully DNF'ed multiple 100 milers. He is very proud of a sub-24 hour at the 2016 Indiana Trail 100, as well as going lake to lake in the inaugural VM150 in 2017.
  2. Ruth Werner
    Phillips@mail.com
    An ultra-runner whose father, brother and nephew served and a grandmother of 6.
  3. Shasta Grifka
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    A wife and mother of four, started running in fall of 2016, has many family members who served, and runs the VM 150 in memory of her brother – SSG. Shane Angell.
  4. Alex Mitevski
    Phillips@mail.com
    A father, teacher, US Army veteran, and ultra runner. Has completed, with a smile and a joke, every distance from 5k’s to 100 milers.
  5. Billie-Nicole Howie
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    Army Wife, mom of 2 girls. Coach, athletic performance trainer and lover of all things health and fitness.
  6. Dan Sweeney
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    US Veteran, Team Red, White, and Blue member, and ultrarunner who rearned his VM 150 belt buckle in 2018.
  7. Tim Schmitt
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    A father and husband who daylights as an accountant and moonlights as a runner, and has completed several ultramarathons, from 50k-100 miles, including the 2018 Western States Endurance Run. Prefers to help people run 150 miles rather than do it himself.