Gabe McGarry


Place of birth:  Schenectady, NY
Born: 8/1976
Town/City of residence: Slingerlands
Martial status + family members:  Married, Colleen (wife), Aidan & Grayson (sons)
Years running: 30
Top running accolades: Part of an undefeated cross country team (1993?)
List of PR’s:  mile: 4:48, 5K: 17:20, Marathon: 3:05
Favorite distance/style:  I prefer variety, but I enjoy long runs (16+) when marathon training
Favorite race: The 5k course at Saratoga (nostalgia)
Favorite shoe brand/style for training: Saucony Freedom Iso
Favorite place to train:  Local streets, rail trail, high school track


 Drink of choice:  Hoppy Beers, Dry red wine
Favorite band:  Periphery (right now)
Favorite movie:  Original Halloween
Favorite food: Steak
Hobby/past-times:  Guitar/Piano
Guilty pleasure (embarrassed to say):  Video Games 
Hidden talents:  I like to use the interwebs to find out how to fix stuff: lawn mowers, appliances, iphones, etc.