Officers

 

Zoe Gelch

Co-President

Hometown: Newton, Massachusetts

Studying: Economics, Class of 2021

Favorite Places to Run: Central Park

Motivation for Running: To be healthy

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: Gennaro

Running Accomplishments: Ran the SHAPE Women’s Half-Marathon

Things she loves to do besides run: explore NYC


Sean Wang –

Co-President

Hometown: Warren, NJ

Studying: Biology and Public Health, Class of 2021

Favorite Places to Run: All along the Hudson River

Motivation for Running: Competition, fitness, dedication, and friends

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: home cooked pasta

Running Accomplishments: 2:00 800m, surviving 60 miles a week on a treadmill, midnight runs

Things he loves to do besides run: Cooking, eating food, trombone, anime, picking up random hobbies


Ted Chritton –

Treasurer

Hometown: New York, NY and Singapore

Studying: Environmental Biology & History Double Major

Favorite Places to Run: Central Park

Motivation for Running: So I can keep eating

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: Hot Pot. Or a gigantic bowl of noodles.

Running Accomplishments: 2x half marathons, Bronx 10mi, Grete’s Gallop, Ted Corbitt 15K, late night runs to Taco Bell

Things he loves to do besides run: cook, read, and sing badly


Maria Botero  –

Secretary

Hometown: Bogota, Colombia

Studying: Biology

Favorite Places to Run: Central Park

Motivation for Running: To stay healthy

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner:  Parmesan Risotto

Running Accomplishments: SHAPE Women’s Half Marathon and Bogotá
International Half Marathon

Things she loves to do besides run:  Cooking, pencil drawing, and dancing


Sarah Leventhal  –

Race Coordinator

Hometown: Sea Cliff, NY

Studying: Computer Science and Economics – Class of 2021

Favorite Places to Run: riverside park in the mornings … so basically where the doggos are >o<

Motivation for Running: time to destress or to catch up with friends ٩( ᐛ )و

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: onigiri 🍙

Running Accomplishments: have run 3 half marathons and hoping to complete the 2020 NYC marathon … whoo !!!

Things she loves to do besides run: singing, photography … anything creative ♡


Midori Sangiolo –

Event Coordinator

 Hometown: Newton, MA

Studying: Electrical Engineering, Class of 2021

Favorite Places to Run: down to Battery Park along Riverside!

Motivation for Running: I don’t have to run faster than the bear, I just have to run faster than you

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: Boba

Running Accomplishments: can run and juggle at the same time :O

Things she loves to do besides run: drink boba & screamsing throwbacks


Helen Ruger –

Public Relations

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Studying: Classics and Psychology – Class of 2022

Favorite Places to Run: Valley Green Trails in Philly and Central Park in NYC

Motivation for Running: Staying healthy, pushing myself, feeling positive + talking with cool people!

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: PASTA

Running Accomplishments: 2x New Balance Nationals Relay in High school, 2:24 800m PR, 62 second 400m PR

Things she loves to do besides run: Watch Parks and Rec or SNL, Bake, Read, Hang out with friends and family, explore new places


Rob Becker  –

  Webmaster

 

Hometown: Laurel Hollow, NY

Studying: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, Class of 2021

Favorite Places to Run: Central Park

Motivation for Running: To stay in shape and make some friends

Favorite Pre-Race Dinner: Really just any type of pasta

Running Accomplishments: Actually running during the Winter

Things he loves to do besides run: Look at dogs, play Super Smash Bros and watch Marvel movies