Lindy Jones

QT: 2:36:59

Residence: Colorado Springs, CO

Hometown: Newnan, GA

College: United States Air Force Academy

Age on Race Day: 25

Affiliation: Air Force WCAP

Qualifying Race: Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:36:59

Social Handles: Instagram - @llcoolj1994 Twitter - @linsanityjones 

Favorite inspirational quote: “Your fears are not walls, but hurdles. Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conquering of it.” - Dan Millman

Favorite song to run to: Way Maker - Leeland 

Favorite post-race indulgence: Chocolate chip cookies 

Of Note: 

  • 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force; active duty while on a special assignment with World Class Athlete program to train full time
  • Was coached at Landmark Christian High School in Fairburn, GA, by Bill Thorn, the only person to compete all 50 years in the AJC Peachtree Road Race
  • Led her Air Force cross country team in 2016 to its first-ever NCAA Championships berth
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