Athlete Bios

JP Flavin

Men's Marathon

Qualifying Time: 2:13:27
Qualifying Race: 2023 Boston Marathon

JP Flavin
Date of Birth


Age on Race Day


Current Residence

Rochester Hills, MI


Toms River, NJ

High School

Toms River North High School

Current Affiliation

Hansons-Brooks ODP


Accountant at Academy of Sacred Heart

Marathon PB


Social Media
First Trials qualification


Number of attempts to qualify



University of Dayton and N.C. State

Career Highlights
17th, 2023 Boston Marathon, 2:13:27 (6th American); 26th, 2022 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, 2:14:55 (10th American, in debut); 50th, 2021 NCAA Cross Country Championships
Mom and Dad are Melanie and John; sister Tara played NCAA Division III field hockey.
Greatest Accomplishment
Running a PB at the Boston Marathon, especially because I was sick and the conditions were bad.
Favorite Book

Don't Put Me in Coach by Mark Titus

Favorite Movie

Donnie Darko

Favorite TV Show/Series

Breaking Bad

Favorite Song

Planet B by King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

Favorite Post-race Indulgence


Favorite Breakfast

Pork roll egg and cheese on an everything bagel

Favorite Motivational Quote
"Slow and steady doesn't win the race"
Favorite Running Memory
The cheers from the crowd at Heartbreak Hill during the Boston Marathon