SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA - MAY 12: (L-R) Markel Irizar of Spain riding for Radjioshack Leopard Trek delivers a water bottle to teammate Andy Schleck of Luxembourg riding for Radioshack Leopard Trek as they ride in the peloton during Stage One of the 2013 Amgen Tour of California from Escondido to Escondido on May 12, 2013 in San Diego County, California.
The combination of Alterra with Markel will create a strong company in global specialty insurance and investments, with a demonstrated track record of underwriting discipline in niche market segments and proven asset management strengths that should benefit all our stakeholders.
With Markel, when I talked to him after taking the job, he told me he wanted to look at other schools and see how it was ... So I told him let’s be straight up with Coach Ford and Missouri and we did that. I think Coach Ford appreciated the fact he didn’t hear about it secondhand.More quotes »
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Day, Markel Earn All-MEAC Baseball Honors
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