Gary is an accomplished multisport athlete and coach, with a strong passion for adventure, exploration and inspiring athletes to attain maximum performance. He has completed three Ironman triathlons, numerous half Ironman and Ultra and shorter distance obstacle course races (including qualifying for the OCR World Championships in 2014-2018) as well as many running and cycling events. Gary has also climbed numerous high-altitude peaks in the Himalaya of Nepal, Andes of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, the Cascades, and also rock and ice climbs regularly in the mountain ranges of the northeastern US. In addition, he skis (alpine touring, traditional backcountry, and Nordic skate and classical skiing). Gary is a United States Triathlon Level 1 coach, Spartan SGX Level 2 coach, CrossFit Level 2 trainer and CrossFit Powerlifting trainer.