Athlete Bios

Louis Serafini

Men's Marathon

Qualifying Time: 2:14:59
Qualifying Race: 2022 California International Marathon

Louis Serafini
Date of Birth


Age on Race Day


Current Residence

Cambridge, MA


Niskayuna, NY

High School

Niskayuna High School

Current Affiliation



Director of Community at Tracksmith

Marathon PB


Social Media
First Trials qualification


Previous Trials

2016, 2020

Number of attempts to qualify



Boston College

Career Highlights
Ran a 3:59.33 mile in 2018 to become 514th American to break 4:00; 13:47.97 at 5,000m in 2020; 1:03:49 in 2022 Aramco Houston Half Marathon
My fiancé, Gabi, and I have two dogs, Meredith and Honey. We live in New England and love being outside and hanging out with our friends!
Greatest Accomplishment
I’m very happy and proud of our life in Boston. We love our friends and our network of people! I’m very grateful for the community of runners around me that make the sport so much fun.
Interesting Story
I do a lot of my doubles with our dogs! They’re great running buddies and make it easier for me to get the miles in.
Favorite Song

Teenage Angst by Placebo

Favorite Post-race Indulgence

Pizza and beers!

Favorite Breakfast

Egg sandwich in a bagel

Favorite Running Memory
Breaking 4 minutes in the mile. It was a lifelong chase.