Victor Lin, Herdon, Virginia

Why do you race?  I enjoy endurance competitions in diverse outdoor environments.

How did you come to AR? Watched Eco-Challenge on TV and have been adventure racing since 2003.

How did you come to THT?  I was a last minute substituted for an injured THT racer.

What do you like about THT?  Why do you stay?  I enjoy racing with different teammates.  Also, we go on other adventures besides racing.

Something you’ve learned through AR that you take with you beyond the race course?  What to do when you get lost.

What does the future hold for you and AR?  More expedition-length races.

Specialty?  Navigation.

Favorite race/event that you’ve participated in?  Primal Quest Montana – amazing mountains

Favorite piece of gear?  Buff.

Favorite piece of sponsored gear?  Crank Brothers Eggbeater Pedals, Specialized Epic 29er.

Favorite band?  I play in a string quartet.