Chris Vargo

Bloomington, Indiana



Favorite Beer:
I’m a recovering alcoholic/addict (last drink/drug was Dec. 10, 2011), so I pound green tea these days.  
Guilty Pleasure:
The Biggest Loser and Coconut Ice Cream.   

Other Hobbies: 
Kicking it with my black lab Colt, Mountain biking, Fly fishing, Skiing, and anything involving trucks.  

Best thing about VFuel:
Tastes great and goes down oh so smooth! 

Favorite Recovery Meal: 
Salmon and green tea

Favorite trail running/running memory: 
Honestly, every time I get out on the trails with my dog and good friends.  Those are the memories I’ll cherish forever.

2015 Race Schedule:
Feb: Black Canyon 100k
Apr: Lake Sonoma 50 Mile
May: TransVulcania
June: Western States (if I get in via a Montrail Ultra Cup race),
Pending Races: Speedgoat 50k, Les Templiers 73k, Sierre-Zinal, UTMB CCC 100k, The North Face 50 Mile


Past Race Highlights:
2013 Ultimate Direction Dirty Thirty 50k – 1st Place
2013 The North Face 50 Champs – 3rd Place
2014 Way Too Cool 50k – 1st Place
2014 Whoos In El Moro 50k – 1st Place
2014 Cayuga Trails 50 Mile (US 50 Mile Championship) – 1st Place
2014 UROC 100k – 1st Place