Daniel Lennon

QT: 2:16:08

Residence: Albany, NY

Hometown: Peru, NY

College: Syracuse University

Age on Race Day: 25

Affiliation: Nike Stotan Racing

Qualifying Race: Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:16:08

Social Handles: Instagram - @dan_lennon_1 Twitter - @diesel_lennon

Favorite inspirational quote: “I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.”

Favorite post-race indulgence: PG version: Donuts. R-rated version: Multiple shots of tequila 

Favorite book: Thinking Body, Dancing Mind 

Of Note: 

  • Law Student, Albany Law School
  • Grandfather was an Olympic bobsledder and Golden Gloves boxer
  • Ran first OTQ in debut marathon at Grandma's 2018, after sustaining broken jaw, nose and concussion; had to train in upstate NY winter with his mouth wired shut and was unable to eat solid foods for nearly 3 months
  • Was on team that won 2015 NCAA Cross Country Championships; 2012 high school National Indoor 5000m Champion; 2011 NY State High School Cross Country Champion
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