Mike Walton

Mike is a 4th grade teacher who enjoys sharing his hard work and running achievements with his students.  Every medal he earns gets hung up in his classroom so his students can see that with hard work and determination you can achieve your goals.  Mike started running in 2010 in Albuquerque, NM with the goal to finish a 5K.  He continued to run after a move to St. Louis and to date has run over a dozen half-marathons and one marathon.  He has been a coach with his school’s Girls On The Run squad and enjoys encouraging others to do their best and to see that they can achieve their dreams.  He is currently president of the St Louis Frontrunners running club and one of the race directors for the St Louis Pride 5K/10K.