Emma Kertesz

QT: 2:44:27

Residence: Boulder, CO

Hometown: Toledo, OH

College: University of Toledo

Age on Race Day: 29

Affiliation: Tracksmith

Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2018

Marathon Best: 2:44:27

Social handles: Instagram - @em_kerz Twitter - @em_kertesz

Of Note:

  • Graduated from University of Colorado in December 2019 with Master's in Early Childhood Education
  • 10,000m All-American, recently inducted into University of Toledo Hall of Fame
  • In 2012, represented USA at the Chiba Ekiden Relay in Japan
  • Writes blog tracing her father's story as an adoptee who didn't learn he was Native American until he was 18, and how that shaped his life as well as hers
  • Finished 39th in 2016 Trials
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