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March 2010 he was inducted as the first European PTA Youth
ultra-endurance running treks have been featured in numerous
television, and radio reports.
Paul's Professional and Athletic
Founder & President, The P.A.C.E. Fitness Foundation, Inc.
5th Person To Ever Run Solo Ocean To Ocean
First Person To Ever Run Solo Across The
Inducted As The First European PTA Youth Ambassador
Only Person To Run 620 Miles Across
First To Run 500 Miles Across
Germany With A Stroller
First To Run 500 Miles Through
Alaska With A Stroller
Holds 2 B.A. Degrees from the University of Montana
Developer Of The P.A.C.E. Virtual Trek Curriculums
Torchbearer for 2002 Olympic Games Torch Relay
Professional Web Developer & Internet Marketer
Coach of Middle & High School Athletes
Former 5th Grade Teacher
Runner Since 1976
grew up in Alaska, but Missoula, Montana has been his home
since 1983. Paul
truly enjoys meeting and speaking to people of all ages. His
message of learning to persevere through life with a healthy
body and positive attitude is one that any audience can
enjoy, regardless of age. Depending on the audience age,
Paul tailors his message for optimal interest and
understanding by those attending, always allowing for a
question and answer period. Whether it be an elementary
school, middle school, high school, college class, sports
team, running club, retirement home, medical facility, business, church
group, or other community organization, Paul delivers a
designed to intrigue and challenge listeners.
brings along a music slideshow to share images of his
journeys, and is available for autographs as the setting
allows. Presentation times range from 30 minutes to 90
minutes, depending on the time available, and Paul will do
multiple presentations in a day, if needed. He can even
along so that your students can see up close what he pushes
for thousands of miles during P.A.C.E. endeavors!
Here's what Mrs. Crooks, Principal of Mark Twain Elementary,
says about Paul's presentation: ďWe were all inspired by
Paul and his accomplishments. What he had to say to us was
powerful and it was said in such a way that the children
understood the message to set goals; keep your word and your
promises; donít let
others bring you down no matter what; take care of your body
since itís the only one you have; and, celebrate success. He
gave the kids something powerful to think about.Ē
Mrs. Shahan, Mark Twain Elementary's P.E. educator, has this
to say: "He brought enthusiasm to the students and
conveyed the important message of taking care of ourselves.Ē
directly to inquire about a presentation at your location.
He will personally reply to you. His expenses (such as lodging, transportation and meal costs)
must be covered, as well as a modest speaking fee; however, discounts are
available. Please contact Paul for details.
Would you like your
group to be challenged toward greater health and fitness?
Is the importance of physical fitness a message you want to
have delivered to your group with impact and a lasting
Does the idea of young people pursuing their goals and
dreams resonate with you?
Do you want to see how one man conquered 3,260 miles of
running through 15 states, coast to coast, all alone through
the second hottest summer on record?
Do you want to learn about the inaugural P.A.C.E. Trek
Paul's solo 620-mile run across Montana in weather ranging
from freezing snow to scorching sun? Or, about Paul's solo
500-mile run through Alaska? Or, about his solo 500-mile run
across Germany? Or, about his solo 506-mile run across the
Invite Paul Staso to your location and listen to his unique
adventures and motivating