About Me

XC in Golden Gate Park
Me in Motion The Aspiring Novelist Photog

Senior web application developer by day, aspiring novelist by night, Ty has lived up and down the West Coast, from San Diego to Seattle, earning an MA in sport psychology, owning a Domino’s Pizza franchise, teaching himself several computer programming languages, and working for a Fortune 200 company in the medical-device industry as well as training in the many running meccas along the way. He began running in 1972 and has raced throughout the United States and Europe, garnering more than 100 victories and numerous course records on the roads, tracks, and trails. He currently runs, bikes, and hikes the roads and trails in Sonoma County, California, where he lives with his wife, and he’s a longstanding member of the local running club, Empire Runners.