Smart, liberal, passionate human is looking to spoil like-minded female member of same species. Must be able to communicate with more than smoke signals, but some attachment to prehistoric living environment, namely water in liquid ( likes paddling ) or crystalline form ( likes skiing ) has proven to be beneficial.
In other words: I love the outdoors and in order to have a relationship, one of the non-negotiables is for my partner to share this affection. Another one is the ability to have conversations that go beyond the pragmatics of daily life. A third one is passion in the greater sense of the word. Some things just DO matter and it is important that they exist somewhere in my partners life (preferably me being one of them). If on top of all that we could go running together, that would round it off nicely for the purpose of the initial scoop. The real deal, of course, needs to be discussed in depth, in good time and in private.
And finally a word of caution: if it is for the right cause, this fish will swim up-river.
I am open to meeting over coffee or something to eat (or both) - maybe with the exception of breakfast... Not big into beer and alcohol in general, but with the right company I will consider exceptions. I have never tried any kind of sports for a first date, but if you insist ...