Roberta Groner

QT: 2:29:09

Residence: Ledgewood, NJ

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

College: Saint Francis University

Age on Race Day: 41

Affiliation: New York Athletic Club

Qualifying Race: NN Marathon Rotterdam 2019

Marathon Best: 2:29:09

Social Handles: Instagram - @bad_boys104 Twitter - @marathongirl245

Favorite inspirational quote: "Success is peace of mind knowing you did your best!"

Favorite song to run to: Champion by Carrie Underwood

Favorite post-race indulgence: Champagne 

Of Note: 

  • Office Supervisor, RN, at Summit Medical Group
  • Mom to three boys, ages 12, 13 and 16
  • Stopped running at age 21 for 10 years; started back up in 2009 and ran first marathon in 3:12 in 2011
  • Placed sixth at the 2019 World Championships (in brutal heat and humidity); second at USATF Marathon Championships in 2017 in a six-minute PB
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