Name: Erik Skaden
Home: Folsom, CA
Date and name of first marathon: Lincoln Marathon, Nebraska, May 1999
Number of marathons completed: 14
Number of CIM's completed: 10
Marathon PR: 2:42:02
Marathon finish of which you are most proud and why: My first as it opened the door to endurance competition
Number of ultra marathons completed: 55
Ultra marathon awards: Two-time Montrail Ultra Cup champion, two-time American River 50-Mile champion, two-time USA Track & Field 100-Mile trail champion (Tahoe Rim Trail), USA Track & Field Pacific Association Grand Prix Male Ultra Runner of the Year.
Ultra marathon finish of which you are most proud and why: A grueling introduction to ultra marathon running at the Leadville Trail 100 in Colorado and finishing with satisfaction.
Other pacing experiences: 3:25 Pace Team Leader at CIM 2011
Other hobbies: Road cycling