Who is Del Moon?
PR guy and feature writer. Event road warrior. Former print and broadcast arts and entertainment journalist. Father and husband. Cancer survivor. LSU Tiger. Food lover. Pun generator. And now accidental senior athlete. Del followed his father’s advice to “be a generalist. Learn a little about everything and you will be able to do almost anything.” There was method in the madness of a crazy quilt career dotted with soaring successes and spectacular crashes, and he’s still walking. All of these experiences have contributed to his mission-driven work with the National Senior Games Association since 2013.
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There’s a long road ahead, but the 1500-meter Power Walk event at the Washington State Senior Games in July represented a major milestone for me as the first athletic competition I’ve been in since my early teens. That first gold medal will always be my favorite. In fact, I might even have it bronzed! (Old
By: Del Moon Where to start? I should have started blogging when I joined the National Senior Games staff in 2013 as communications and media director. But some baggage came with me that had to be sorted out, and more details will be shared in future entries. But it’s now comfortable to share personal thoughts