Chris Burnett

QT: 2:18:24

Residence: Wichita, KS

Hometown: Bainbridge, NY

College: Wichita State University, SUNY Delhi

Age on Race Day: 28

Affiliation: Kansas City Smoke, Generation UCAN

Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2018

Marathon Best: 2:18:14

Social handles: Instagram - @chrisburnett26.2 Twitter - @ChrisBurnett262

Favorite inspirational quote: "To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine

Favorite TV show: The Office

Favorite book: Running with the Buffaloes

Of Note: 

  • Physical Therapy Technician/Run Coach at True Physical Therapy; Run Coach at Fleet Feet Wichita
  • Qualified for 2016 Trials but didn't run due to injury; didn't race for two years because of injury after injury
  • Former Kansas state record holder in the half marathon
  • A favorite memory is winning a state title in high school, which changed his mindset about what he could accomplish
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