Devon Yanko

“Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens to you.” — Aldous Huxley
Seattle, WA University of Washington San Anselmo, CA

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How far it goes- Houston Marathon 2019
Devon Yanko Aims for Fourth Women's Title at Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon
Do Not Open Until Race Day - CIM

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Devon Yanko

From the Pacific Northwest, Devon attended Roosevelt High School in Seattle prior to the University of Washington, where she earned a degree in English, which she took to the University of Pittsburgh for a Masters in Library and Information Science. Devon loves all distances and surfaces, and since 2006, has run more than 30 ultras and 45 marathons, either winning or setting a course record with each attempt. In addition to taking home the 2007 RRCA National Marathon and 2010 50 Mile Road Championships,…

About Devon

  • Coach: Ian Torrence

Bio Image by Sweet M Images

Team Devon:

Devon Yanko - San Francisco Marathon - 2nd Female

Devon Yanko Javelina Jundred 100m 1st place woman

Oiselle: Flock to the Finish

"Women Who Fly" episode 1: Devon Yanko

Made a big decision! After 10 years of Twitter-ing, I've decided to downsize to a single social media. In the comin…

RT @rhirhi8: You've just described every female athlete