1.Which Survival Trial are you competing in:

Sundowner STXIII

  1. Names of Competitor(s):  

Verna Adams

Josh Adams

  1. Team Name or Solo Callsign:  

Jade Dragon

  1. Age of Competitor(s):  

Verna (34)

Josh (41)

  1. Occupation:  

Teacher (Verna)

Program Director (Josh)

  1. Hometown:  

Raton, NM

  1. Brief Description of Each Team Member: (hobbies, strengths, weaknesses, racing background, shooting background, etc…)  

Verna’s hobbies include baking, reading, lifting heavy things and chasing 3 little boys around the house.  Her greatest strength is her faith and willingness to help others.  She has a weakness for a delicious 9-pump Chai tea at Starbucks.  Verna took up obstacle course racing with Josh this year; both completing the Spartan Race at Ft. Carson.  Their next Spartan Race is in Breckenridge, Colorado in 2 weeks.  Verna grew up shooting and has acquired a fondness for Les Baer 1911s.

Josh’s hobbies include kayaking, spending money on Jeep parts, hunting, hiking and fishing with Verna and their 3 little boys.  His greatest strength is making 30-minute brownies in 20 minutes.  Josh’s weaknesses include snakes, creepy-crawlie things and anything to do with barf.  Josh enjoys competing in Spartan Races with Verna.  His shooting background is diverse and he is a pro with a Nerf gun.

  1. Why Do You Want to Compete in the Survival Trial?  

This will be a test to see how we stack up against whatever Jon Weiler’s evil mind concocts for the Survival Trial.  Also to get away from our work computers for a day or two.

  1. What Are Your Goals with the Survival Trial?  

To not get bitten by a rattlesnake and avoid becoming mountain lion scat.