Residence: Boulder, CO
Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
College: Vanderbilt University
Age on Race Day: 32
Affiliation: Tracksmith, Shoes & Brews
Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2018
Marathon Best: 2:40:36
Social Handles: Instagram - @amandascott87
Favorite inspirational quote: "Be the best 'you.' Always seek challenges, take advantage of opportunities, and lift up others along the way."
Favorite song to run to: Light Em Up - Fall Out Boy
Go-to breakfast: PB&J
- Global Product Manager for Suez Water Technologies & Solutions; often races on her world business travels
- Both parents were captains in the U.S. Navy
- Member of the Water Environment Federation Water Leadership Institute
- Received a Gates-Cambridge Fellowship to do a masters in chemical engineering at Cambridge and joined Hare and Hounds Running Club there; stopped worrying about races and starting doing really well
- Also competed in Trials in 2012 and 2016.