A product of life in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, Travis Macy has seen success as a professional adventure racer and world-class trail runner, snowshoe racer, and mountain biker. A native of Evergreen, Colorado, he ran on the varsity track and cross country teams at CU-Boulder. Travis has adventure raced in New Zealand, Australia, Korea, Thailand, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Sweden, Norway, Switzerland, France, Scotland and Alaska. He often feels happiest when out on the Colorado trails with his wife, Amy, son, Wyatt, and dogs, Kepler and Nelson. Macy's journalism has been widely published in print and online sources including Adventure Sports Magazine, The Boulder Daily Camera, Trail Runner, Adventure World Magazine, Sleepmonsters.com, ARWC 2007 Coffee Table Book, and The University of Colorado Honors Journal. In his spare time, Travis teaches at Jeffco's 21st Century Virtual Academy.
Significant snowshoeing results: Colorado Snowshoeing State Champion, x5 Turquoise Lake 20-Miler Snowshoe Champion, x3 Mount Taylor Quad Champion, x2 Beaver Creek Snowshoe Series Champion USSSA National Team Second-generation Northern Lites user with hundreds of days on Northern Lites over 15 years