Bijan Mazaheri

QT: 2:15:26

Residence: Pasadena, CA

Hometown: Wellesley, MA

College: Williams College and Cambridge University

Age on Race Day: 25

Affiliation: Cal Coast Track CLub

Qualifying Race: Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:15:26

Social handles: Instagram - @honey_bijan

Favorite inspirational quote: "Failure is only the opportunity to begin again. Only this time, more wisely." - Uncle Iroh.

Favorite TV show: Naruto

Favorite post-race indulgence: Sour Patch Kids

Of Note: 

  • Ph.D. Student in Computing and Mathematical Science, working on projects related to data science and causal inference
  • Has website (, where he has published college cross country rankings from an algorithm he developed to compare performances across different courses
  • Runner-up in 2015 DIII NCAA Championships 10,000m by .007 second.
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