Meet Our Elite Athletes

Asher Catterall

Asher hails most recently from Wyoming, but currently is living in Southern Oregon. Asher has intentions of making his name known on the trail scene, while also chasing a USOT Marathon standard.

Asher Catterall Resume

High School: Rock Springs HS, Rock Springs WY

College: Gillette CC

 

Personal Bests

Mile (i) 4:18.0

5000m: 15:01.

10,000m: 32:43.23

Half marathon: 1:11:16

 

Other Highlights

6 x NJCAA All-American

2016 Crazy Horse Half-Marathon, 1st (set course record of 1:13:33)

2017 Crazy Horse Half-Marathon, 2nd (1:13:11)

2018 Lean Horse 20 miler, 1st, course record of 2:38:05

2018 Mickelson Trail Half Marathon, 1st, 1:12:09

2018 Crazy Horse Trail Marathon, 1st, course record of 2:42:17

2019 USATF Trial 50k Champs, 23rd place, 4:43:03

Christian Parr

A middle distance runner from Aurora Oregon, is currently training in Bend. In a land of ultra runners, Christian is a rare Bend resident who is looking to run fast in two and four lap races.

 

Christian Parr Resume

High School: North Marion HS, Aurora OR

College: George Fox University

 

Personal Bests

800m: 1:54.03

1500m: 3:59.55

Tyler Van Dyke

A versatile running, who hails from Eagle Point, OR. This former Western Athletic Conference champion is currently living in Southern Oregon, focusing on the half and full marathon distances.

 

Tyler Van Dyke Resume

High School: Eagle Point HS, Eagle Point, OR

College: Grand Canyon University

 

Personal Bests

800m: 1:56.08

3000m: 8:34.08

5000m: 14:48.58

10,000m: 30:43.90

Half marathon: 1:11:42

Marathon: 2:27.44

 

Other Highlights

2 x NAIA All-American

2 x Western Athletic Conference Champion

2015 Mt. Ashland Hill Climb, 1st place

2015 Siskiyou Out and Back 50k, 1st place

2015 UROC 100k, 4th place

2016 Rogue Run Marathon, 2nd place

2017 Jerome Hill Climb, 1st place

2017 USATF Trail Half-Marathon Championships, 10th place

Yonny Castillo

From Hood River OR, Yonny is currently training out of Salem. This Willamette graduate found himself most recently in Washington D.C. Now back in the Northwest, Yonny is looking to take care of unfinished business on the track.

 

Roman Kirkov

After finishing up his collegiate career at Concordia University, Roman has turned his sights mostly to the longer races. An excellent high school runner, Roman will run the Shamrock Half this March and a Marathon later this spring. Although Roman will test his abilities on the roads, Roman is also motivated to set personal best on the track, too. Roman trains primarily out of Portland, OR. 

 

Roman Kirkov Resume

High School: Union HS, Camas WA

College: Concordia University (OR)

Personal Bests:

800m: 1:56.2

1500m: 3:58.57

3000m:  8:55.11

“I really love the progression of Drew’s workouts. His individual approach to writing workouts for my specific needs is really helping me reach my potential. Having his experience and guidance gives me confidence I will reach the starting line with the best chance to reach my goals!”

Michael "Master" Murphy

In 2017 was ranked US#4 in the 1500m, US #2 and World #5 in the Mile, #1 in the US for 3000m, and #1 in the US for the 5000m