Ben is a CRCer who is currently deployed. He’s serving in Kuwait, and not only training for a fall marathon but also kicking ass in hard core “trail” races (see below). His girlfriend, Catherine Marinac, is still here in Cambridge. Ben will be coming back to Boston in July, and they are getting married this fall. Ben recently ran the North Face Challenge Race in Kuwait place 3rd in a combined field of ~400. The race consisted of 17 km up and down sand dunes and cliffs in the desert.