Our Staff

Brad Altevogt

Brad Altevogt

Owner, President

Brad graduated from North Side High School, received his Bachelor’s degree from IPFW, and Master’s from IUPUI.

He started running cross country in 7th grade, and hasn’t stopped since. He loves helping and advising other runners and has a passion for coaching runners of all ages.

Brad is the head boys cross country coach at Snider High School.

Favorite Shoe(s): Brooks Launch, Hoka Clifton

Lynn Altevogt

Lynn Altevogt

Marketing Coordinator

Lynn graduated from Snider High School in 2007 and the University of Saint Francis in 2011 with a degree in Communication. While in college, she competed for the USF cross country and track teams.

Lynn is the head girls cross country coach at Snider High School. She loves reading, comedy, and her dog Liddy.

Favorite Shoe: New Balance Vongo

Liz Schloss

Liz Schloss

Sales Floor Manager, Assistant Event Coordinator

Liz went from barely running the fitness mile test in middle school to running for Canterbury High School and Ithaca College. Now she tries to hit up the road racing circuit every so often.
You can find Liz running out on the Greenway or Towpath. You may also see her dashing in the aisles of a grocery store or coffee shop with food (and more importantly, coffee)!

Favorite Shoe: Saucony Guide

Mike Else

Mike Else

Run Coach, Sales Associate, Race Director

Mike is a lifelong resident of the Fort Wayne area, graduating from Adams Central High School and Purdue University in West Lafayette.

He did not become a serious runner until the age of 33 but has completed races from 5k to 100 miles since then. Mike enjoys helping out runners of all abilities and training people to reach their potential working with groups like Fort Wayne’s Smallest Winner and Fort 4Fitness.

Favorite Shoe: Mizuno Inspire

Paula Henry

Paula Henry

Sales Associate

Paula graduated from Huntington University where she ran track and cross country a “few” years (or decades) back!

She loves water skiing (slalom, of course), wakeboarding, using her creativity to make/sew gifts for her husband’s 23 grandkids and, of course, running!

Favorite Shoe: Brooks Racer ST

Sam Bird

Sam Bird

Sales Associate

Sam graduated from Northrop High School in 2008 and has been running since he was 8 years old. His first race was the Summer Nights one-mile fun run. He loves running trails and exploring new places to run.

Sam has been successful at distances all the way from 5k up to 100 miles and was the Inaugural Fort4Fitness Marathon Champion.

He is the boys head cross country coach at Northrop.

Favorite Shoe : Topo Magnifly

Mindy Kinder

Sales Associate

Mindy is a retired elementary school teacher who began running later in life.

She is a breast cancer survivor and her doctors credit running and fitness to helping her recover faster. She has run over 25 marathons and inspired countless others to do the same.

Favorite Shoe : Topo Magnifly

Branden Clayton

Sales Associate

Branden graduated from Crestview High School in Ohio and currently attends IPFW, where he is majoring in Secondary Education Social Studies.

He started running in 7th grade and completed his first marathon in October of 2016.

Branden can quote, word-for-word, every episode of The Office. You can find him running and disc golfing out at Shoaff Park racking up those bogeys.

Favorite Shoe: Nike Pegasus

Anna Reibs

Sales Associate

Anna graduated from Concordia Lutheran high school in 2012 where she competed in both cross country and track.

She loves going on adventures downtown with her 2 roommates and being with her friends as much as possible. (And of course her 2 cats) She is a big believer of being kind to one another and is always encouraged to do so thanks to Ellen Degeneres who she watches religiously.
She is also the assistant coach at Concordia Lutheran High School and loves helping out with the team.

Favorite Shoe: Brooks Glycerin

Jacob Reinking

Sales Associate

Jacob is a graduate of Concordia Lutheran High School (2013) and Indiana Wesleyan University (2017). He is a 2-time All-State runner and a 4-time NAIA All-American.

Favorite Shoe: Brooks Levitate

Andy Brennan

Product Manager

Andy is a 2010 graduate of Bishop Dwenger High School where he was coached by former 3RRC GM Eric Ade. He then attended Indiana State University where he ran cross country and track and received his Bachelor's in Business Administration. Now a recreational runner, Andy is a sports fanatic who can't get enough of ESPN.

Favorite Shoe: Hoka Mach

Trevor Hamilton

Sales Associate

Trevor is a 2015 graduate of Carroll High School where he competed for the cross country and track teams. Currently, he attends Indiana Tech majoring in Business Administration and Marketing. He is also a member of the Warriors' cross country and track teams. Trevor is a massive Marvel fan and wishes he owned every dog on earth (he has 5).

Favorite Shoe: Nike Pegasus

Josh Maple

Sales Associate, Appleseeds Youth Running Club Head Coach

Josh Maple ran cross country and track at Adrian College in Michigan. Since college, he has coached all different ages in track, cross country, and road running. Currently, Josh coaches Leo Middle School Cross Country and Track and an elementary cross country team and running club at the Parkview YMCA along with our Appleseeds Youth Running Club.

Favorite Shoe: Brooks Ghost

Megan Theismann

Sales Associate, Appleseeds Youth Running Club Asst. Coach

Megan is a 2017 graduate of Norwell High School and currently attends Indiana Tech where she is a member of the cross country and track teams.

Favorite Shoe: Nike LunarGlide

Joe Wohlfert

Sales Associate

Joe graduated from Fowler High School in Michigan and currently attends the University of Saint Francis where he competes for their cross country and track teams.

Emily Mettler

Sales Associate

“The employees and owner of 3RRC feel like teammates. They go out of their way to learn about your needs and genuinely want to help you achieve your goals.”

Andrew Gritzmaker


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