Esther Atkins

US Marathon Champ
Richmond, VA Case Western Reserve University Greenville, SC

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Esther Atkins

Esther Atkins (formerly Erb) took a different path than most to her eventual marathon success. Growing up in Richmond, VA, Esther attended Maggie Walker High School before Case Western Reserve University, where she earned a degree in Music and Cognitive Science. Having not intended on running in college, Esther was recruited off a treadmill during freshman orientation. From that day, she went from a first-time cross country runner and a freshman 5k PR of 21:49 to one of the most decorated runners in Case…

About Esther

  • Coach: Steve Magness
  • Agent: Dan Lilot
  • Training group: New York Athletic Club
  • Spouse: Cole Atkins

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Esther Erb After Worlds Championship Marathon

RT @McKirdyTrained: in 2016... Erica had a goal to BQ... her PR was 3:40. In 2021, led by @ErbyAtkins... she's run 2:50, 2:52, 2:58... htt…

RT @McKirdyTrained: We've never met in person... Adele lives with her family in Ireland... but today she ran a 2:54:36... At 46 years old…