Brendan Martin

QT: 2:16:26

Residence: New York, NY

Hometown: Smithtown, NY

College: Columbia University

Age on Race Day: 30

Affiliation: New York Athletic Club

Qualifying Race: BMW Berlin Marathon 2018

Marathon Best: 2:15:30

Social Handles: Instagram - @bmartin28

Favorite inspirational quote: "Why not me?" - Me talking to myself before being brave

Favorite post-race indulgence: A hazy, Northeast-style IPA that looks a lot like orange juice

Favorite movies: Fargo and Napoleon Dynamite

Of Note: 

  • Physical Therapist at Finish Line Physical Therapy in NYC
  • Met girlfriend Aubrey on first day of physical therapy school
  • Won team Ivy Conference Cross Country Championships in 2009
  • 13th in 2012 Boston Marathon and 14th in 2016 TCS New York City Marathon 
  • 20th in 2016 Trials
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