Meet the Coaches

Coach Ben Jacobs

  • 7+ years coaching experience
  •  Assistant Coach @ University of St. Thomas Assistant XC & Track
  •  USATF Level 1 Certified & RRCA
  • Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology

5k- 14:50  10k- 30:59 1/2- 1:08:29 Full- 2:40

Coach Victoria Phillippi

  • 6+ years of coaching experience
  • RRCA Certified Coach
  • Coached 50+ 1st time Boston Qualifiers
  • 11x Boston Qualifier

5k- 18:36   1/2- 1:28:10   Full- 3:14:12 

 

Coach Scott Sekelsky

  • Former NCAA Head Women’s Cross Country & Distance Track Coach
  • Non-runner, former smoker turned Boston Qualifier
  • 20 Years Run Coaching Experience
  •  18 Years Certified Personal Training Experience (American College of Sports Medicine)
  •  Master’s Runner, Ultra Marathoner, Boston Marathoner

5k 17:48 – 10k 38:56 – Half 1:23  – Full 3:11

 

Coach Meghan Roth

  • 5+ years of Run Coaching Experience
  • 5+ Years Experience Elite Marathoning
  • 5+ years experience Personal Training & Metabolic Coaching

5K 17:34 – 10K 36:43 – 1/2 Marathon 1:20:33 – Marathon 2:47:33

 

Coach Heather Larson

  • Registered Dieitian
  • 5+ Years Experience working 1:1 with runners developing fueling plans
  • VDOT certified Coach
  • 3:14 Marathoner Self Coached from 4:04–>3:14!

 

Coach Jason Phillippi

  • 10+ Years Coaching Experience
  • USATF & RRCA Certified
  • Bachelors in Health & Human Performance
  • 5 x Boston Qualifier

5k- 15:28   1/2-  1:13   full- 2:46

Coach Holly Wallace

  • RRCA Certified Coach
  • Bachelors in Health & Human Performance
  • 2x Boston Qualifier

Full- 3:28