Rich "Motox" Hatch was introduced to The Elite in March 2004 by Come. At the time Motox was one of the leading participants in The Kill Everyone Project where his ranking peaked at 14 in both kills and Gasgames. He has been a casual Goldeneye and Perfect Dark player and has several decent Mario Kart 64 times. He also plays Starcraft and is pretty good at it!
Rich has competed in several No-Sleepathons and performed strongly. He can often be found in the Elite Chatroom and posting on the boards, where he demonstrated his high activity by finishing second in the recent Who Is Here The Most? event. Rich is also a regular partipant in Elite Fantasy Sports competition.
Rich was the student body treasurer at his college (The College of Idaho) and likes to run cross country and track. He is the winner of the 2008 Bayroot Tournament at his school. Bayroot is a variation on Beer Pong, a drinking game with 128 competitors. In 2014, he was invited to the inaugural World Championship Beer Mile where he finished 10th in the Semi-Elite field.
In 2000, Rich won the inaugral season of the US TV show Survivor.