Nicholas Hilton

QT: 2:17:52

Residence: Flagstaff, AZ

Hometown: Reading, PA

College: Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Age on Race Day: 30

Affiliation: Run Flagstaff

Qualifying Race: Disney World Marathon 2018

Marathon Best: 2:16:18

Social Handles: Instagram/Twitter - @Nackhilton 

Favorite inspirational quote: "Just keep on keeping on."

Go-to breakfast: Rice cakes with peanut butter and honey 

Favorite book: The Perfect Mile by Neal Bascomb

Of Note: 

  • Store Manager, Run Flagstaff; Running Coach, VDOTO2 Marketplace
  • Competed in 2016 Trials
  • Three moments in running career stand out to him: Dropping 9 seconds off of his mile time, from 4:22 to 4:13, his senior year of high school and realizing for the first time that he might be competitive at a high level in the sport; running his first OTQ, in 2013 at a half marathon, validating his decision to move to Flagstaff to train; running his 2020 OTQ after a couple of tough years, reaffirming his decisions
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