Athlete Bios

Wesley Robinson

Men's Marathon

Qualifying Time: 2:16:07
Qualifying Race: 2022 California International Marathon

Wesley Robinson
Date of Birth


Age on Race Day


Current Residence

Denver, CO


Knoxville, TN

High School

Oak Ridge High School

Current Affiliation



Senior Accountant at PwC

Marathon PB


Social Media
First Trials qualification


Number of attempts to qualify



University of Tennessee

Career Highlights
19th, 2023 TCS New York City Marathon; 20th, 2022 USATF Marathon Championships; 8th, 2019 SEC Championships, 3000m steeplechase; 19th, 2017 SEC Cross Country Championships
My parents, Will and Wendy, and my brother, Brent, all live in Tennessee.
Greatest Accomplishment
The relationships I have with my family and friends.
Interesting Story
My best friend and former teammate, Austin Whitelaw, is my coach and occasional training partner for training camps.
Favorite Book

All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy

Favorite Movie

Good Will Hunting

Favorite TV Show/Series

Peaky Blinders

Favorite Song

New Years Day by Charlie Robison

Favorite Post-race Indulgence

A couple beers

Favorite Breakfast

Waffle House

Favorite Motivational Quote
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks. Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you shall be the miracle." - Phillips Brooks
Favorite Running Memory
In fall 2017, our Tennessee men's cross country team came into the season projected to finish 12th in the conference. We ended up finishing 5th as a team in the meet with a scoring five that were all originally from the state of Tennessee.