William Fredericks

QT: 2:18:00

Residence: Boise, ID

Hometown: Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

College: Princeton

Age on Race Day: 24

Qualifying Race: California International Marathon 2019

Marathon Best: 2:17:54

Social handles: Instagram - @leif0104 Twitter - @leif_fredericks

Favorite inspirational quote: "Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing." - Theodore Roosevelt

Favorite movie: Kings of Summer

Favorite sports team: Seattle Seahawks

Of Note: 

  • Mechanical Engineer at McMillen Jacobs Associates
  • Comes from a running family;grandparents, parents and brother have all run marathons and both parents hold high school or college records
  • Was injured all summer; credits fellow qualifier Jonathan Phillips with coaching him to start line for OTQ
  • Won 2018 New Jersey Marathon in his debut at the distance.
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