Name: Steven Shipowitz
Date of Birth: Oct. 25, 1964
Birth Place: Norfolk, Va.
Current Residence: Germantown, Tenn.
College: University of Alabama
Occupation: Director of Operations, Running Pony Productions

Olympic Experience: 
  • 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games, field producer for MSNBC
Sporting Career Highlights:
  • 1987, founded the University of Alabama lacrosse team that is still in existence 
Fun Facts: 
Used to have a worldwide ranking in poker ... began running three years ago and ran his first marathon that year ... has run numerous 5Ks, 10Ks, and half marathons and is also a triathlete ... hopes to complete an Ironman

Fundraising Experience
Has raised almost $10,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Was inspired to run for Team USA because it was his first NYC marathon.