Nickname:to be determined
Team Position:Bouncer, Intimidator
Years Paddled:First Time Paddler!
Family:Finally found my soulmate, Jess, and took her off the market as quickly as I could. We have a beautiful daughter, Emma.
Where he's from:Both my parents are Cuban born and moved to Miami when they were very young. I'm proud to say I'm the son of hard-working Cuban immigrants.
Education:After spending 4 years bouncing around between FSU and FIU, I finally received my bachelor's degree from the latter. I was prepped for those 4 years at Columbus by great men like OB, Adam Scholer and Bob Linfors.
Work:I've been teaching English and coaching football at Christopher Columbus High School for 15 years.
Influences:My father, without knowing it, has shown me what true perseverance and optimism are. My wife is a major influence in my life, always pushing me to be the best person I can be. Our daughter is the major driving force for every action in my life.
Fun Facts:I cheer for the Spurs, Seminoles, Indians, and Eagles...don't ask me why. A perfect day for me involves my wife and daughter, my dogs, country music, my smoker or BBQ, and my pool...just leave me there.
Essential CAC Gear:Whatever Bob bequeath him
How did you get involved with the CAC?:OB had been poking the bear (teddy bear) for a few years now. Something just clicked this year and it all made sense.
In his own words:"A pack of blessings light upon thy back." "Wait and Hope."