Chris Bagg

Chris Bagg
BO’S STORY

Chris Bagg is a professional triathlete, triathlon/cycling coach, and writer who lives in Portland, Oregon. Aside from managing his coaching company (Chris Bagg Coaching Group) he runs the Masters swim program at Nike World Headquarters. He has also wrote for venues such as Lava Magazine, Cyclocross Magazine, Mountain Flyer Magazine, and Surfer’s Journal. His sponsors—aside from Newton Running—include Athletes Lounge, Wattie Ink, Rolf Prima Wheels, Fuse Lenses, Giant Bicycles and Pioneer Power. Aside from being a triathlete and coach he is an actor, a teacher, and a cook.

RUNNING COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Chris helps run the Athletes Lounge Sunday Morning Pancake Runs (60-100 minute runs, punctuated by pancakes in the back of the shop)

FAVORITE PLACE TO RUN

Shevlin Park, in Bend, Oregon, and Cactus Forest, Tucson.

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Career Highlights:
• Challenge Penticton 2nd
• Ironman Canada 4th
• Lake Stevens and Providence 70.3 5th

Favorite Snack: Dried cranberries

Favorite Shoe: Distance V Distance V

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