Adam Runnalls – Athlete Bio

 

Name: Adam Runnalls

Twitter: adamrunnalls84

Instagram: adam.runnalls

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AdamRunnallsathelete/

 

Date of Birth: 10/3/1998

Hometown: Calgary, AB

Hometown Club: Calgary Biathlon Racers

Year you Started Competing: 2011

Favourite Biathlon Event: Mass Start

 

Top Three Career Finishes:

  1. 1st x 4 at 2018 Canadian National Biathlon Championships
  2. 24th Supersprint, 2018/19 IBU Cup #8, Otepaa, Estonia
  3. 26th, Sprint, 2018 Junior World Championships, Otepaa, Estonia

What are some of your hobbies?

  • Alpine skiing, Cycling, Mountain biking, Climbing, Surfing, (pretty much any sport in the outdoors I do it!) 

List your personal sponsors:

  • Rossignol, Swix, Rundle Sport

Favourite pump-up song:

  • Backseat Freestyle by Kendrick Lamar 

Favourite Movie:

  • Ferris Buellers Day Off

Favourite Book:

  • Haven’t actually read a full book since high school, so…no answer.

Favourite musician/musical group:

  • Tragically Hip

What do you like the most about biathlon?

  • Being on skis almost everyday during the winter, plus all the places I get to go and see with a group of good friends.

If you were not a full-time athlete, what would you be doing?

  • I would be a full time student at the U of C