Gregory Leak

QT: 2:14:44

Residence: Tacoma, WA

Hometown: Chadds Ford, PA

College: Dickinson College

Age on Race Day: 31

Affiliation: Tacoma City Running Club

Qualifying Race: BMW Berlin Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:14:44

Social Handles: Instagram - @greg.leak Twitter - @GregoryLeak

Favorite inspirational quote: "Going on from there was the bravest thing he ever did. The tremendous things that happened afterwards were as nothing compared to it. He fought the real battle in the tunnel alone, before he ever saw the vast danger that lay in wait." - J.R.R. Tolkien

Go-to breakfast: Waffle Eggs Benedict 

Favorite book: Into Thin Air 

Of Note: 

  • Medical Scribe for an Orthopedic Surgeon; Cross Country and Track and Field Coach at Bellarmine Preparatory School
  • Brother, Colin, also running Trials; they got their first OTQs at same race, 2017 California International Marathon
  • Has coached 6 individual and one team state champions
  • Qualified for 2018 USATF Outdoor Championships in the 10,000m; 36th overall and third American at 2019 BMW Berlin Marathon; 2009 DIII All-American in Cross Country
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