Emma Bates

USA

2019 Chicago Marathon – 1st American
2019 USA Marathon Champion
12 Time NCAA D1 All-American
2014 NCAA DI 10,000m Champion
Training in Boise, Idaho and a member of the Idaho Distance project, Emma is focusing primarily on middle and long-distance road races. Emma graduated from Boise State University where she was a 12-time NCAA Division 1 All-American and the 2014 NCAA Champion in the 10,000m. Since then, Emma has gone on to win the 2018 US Women’s Marathon championships, in addition to placing 4th in the 2019 Chicago Marathon with a personal best time of 2:25:27. Emma’s « free spirited » mindset has allowed her to become one of America’s top runners with an incredibly bright future.