If you can’t fly, then run.”

What is your name?

Johnny V.

What is your favourite colour?


What is your favourite word?


Who is your favourite musician?

Michael Jackson / the Jackson 5.

What is your most marked characteristic?

Excellent listener.

What talent would you like to have?

To run fast (ie a sub-3 marathon).

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Happy family.

Who are your heroes in history?

Martin Luther King.

Who are your heroes in real life?

My father, mother, brother, wife, and mother-in-law.

What is your idea of happiness?

Being with loved ones in joy and laughter. Also: chocolate, coffee—and a good stout beer with pizza.

Where would you most like to live?

US: NorCal/CA or Hawaii. Abroad: Spain or Germany.

What profession would you like to attempt?


What is your greatest extravagance?

My collection of Alphafly. (I have a shoe problem.)

What is your most treasured possession?

My life & family.

Why did you start running?

Father was a runner. And it was a big challenge.

What does running mean to you now?

Fun, adventure, challenge, and friends.

What do you like about Stazza’s Stable?


What is your motto?

Do your best and forget the rest.” (I tell my kids this all the time.)