Jenny Donnelly

QT: 2:44:35

Residence: New York, NY

Hometown: Wellesley, MA

College: Yale University

Age on Race Day: 28

Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:44:35 

Social Handles: Instagram - @jenny_donn 

Favorite inspirational quote: "Pressure is nothing more than the shadow of great opportunity"

Favorite post-race indulgence: Grilled octopus 

Favorite movie: Silence of the Lambs

Of Note: 

  • Category Lead, Makeup Sales for Glossier
  • Dad competes in masters swimming, sister is a "running/biking/swimming queen," mom (a breast cancer survivor) is still setting marathon personal bests in her 60s (mom ran a 3:56 PB in Jenny's OTQ race).
  • In March 2019, she and her fiance completed their first ultramarathons together - a 150 mile, 5-day stage race across New Zealand with a total elevation gain of 35,000 feet carrying a 22-pound pack
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