Team SOLE

Team SOLE Bio

Paul Romero - Big Bear Lake, CA / Lake Mead, NV

  • 41 years old w/ 12 years racing full time, national and international events, top finishes on 5 continents
  • 2000 Competitor Magazine's "Adventure Racer Of The Year"
  • Specialties - the map and compass, relentless heckler for the work horses
  • Flight paramedic, Father, Event Director

Karen Lundgren - Big Bear Lake, CA / Lake Mead, NV

  • 45 years old w/ 12 years racing full time, national and international events, top finishes on 5 continents
  • AR's top female 'MacGyver'
  • Specialties - being able to smile in times of absolute hell and torture, energy source for (sometimes) 4 grown adults for days on end
  • Project Manager, Ski Coach, Event Director

Eric "Sully" Sullivan - Crested Butte, Colorado

  • 29 years old
  • California Multisport Champion
  • World Record Holder for climbing the most vertical feet is 24 hours
  • Back-Up for Team SOLE, member of Team Salomon-Crested Butte
  • Great all-round athlete - one of the strongest guys on the circuit, any circuit
  • Specialty: Anything going up hill

Slater Fletcher - Huntington Beach, CA

  • 35 years old looks 19
  • Perhaps the most up and coming Multisport/Ironman athlete in the World
  • 2010 - 3rd place Ultraman World Championships Kona
  • Only finisher of the 2010 triple crown (Kona Ironman / Xterra Worlds / Ultraman Worlds)
  • Seasoned multisport / Adventure / Mountain Bike / Ultra Distance Athlete

Ian Edmonds - Christchurch, New Zealand

  • 42 year old native New Zealander
  • Specialist in Ocean Paddling and Navigation and Mountain Biking
  • The team Diesel Tractor
  • Formerly a member of Team Merrell
  • Always a smile and a calm demeanor even in the deepest trenches of expeditions

Nora Audra - Christchurch, New Zealand

  • 32 year old athlete, coach and motivator
  • Land Rover G4 podium finisher
  • One of Brazil's top ranked adventure athletes (men and women)
  • Long time member and lead navigator on Team Atenah of Brazil, the World's best all women's team
  • A critical strategist that will complement Karen's MacGyver skills