Wayne is originally from Jamaica, but has lived in Boston since 1987. He has been a competitive long distance runner since 1979, and considers winning the Connecticut State Class L Championships (5K) in high school, taking top honors at the New England’s (10K) while at the University of Massachusetts (Amherst), representing the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) and the city of Boston in the Kyoto Half Marathon, and winning the inaugural BAA Half Marathon in 2001 as some of his greatest running accomplishments. Although Wayne doesn’t consider himself a marathoner, he has competed in the Chicago, New York, Philadelphia, and Cape Cop Marathons. He has also competed in seven Boston Marathons and boasts a PB of 2:34:01. The 2010 USATF New England Grand Prix Masters Champion and two-time defending age group winner, Wayne ran his 100, 000 mile at the 2013 Boston Marathon. As a member of the BAA’s Board of Governors, he is a local fixture on the New England running scene, passionate about running, and has been an advocate for the sport. During his spare time, Wayne manages RunBoston, a company that provides historical running tours in Boston and Cambridge.