Amanda Albrecht

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Amanda Albrecht comes to the Runnababez with a different resume than many.  As, a part of several Herculaneum high school state trophy teams in cross country as well as earning numerous all state accolades in track. Amanda went on to compete at Illinois State University.  The story so far doesn’t sound that different than her Runnababez teammates, does it?  Here’s where its a bit different.  Amanda completed a very successful career at ISU that saw her almost make it to the Olympic Trials… in the high jump.  Amanda’s cleared 5’11”.  After graduating and starting a career as a special education teacher, Amanda in just a few short years has been improving drastically in all running events!

  • Hometown: Herculaneum
  • Education: Illinois State University
  • Occupation: Special Education Teacher

–  High-Jump – 5″11

– 11th Place Female Overall – Go! All American 5k – 18:36 PR

– 2nd Place Female Overall – Rock & Roll STL 2014 – PR 1:22:56

– 2nd Place Female Overall- Rock & Roll STL 2013 – 1:25

– 1st Place Female Overall – BAHA Half Marathon 2013/Course record  – 1:26

– 4th Place Female Overall – Frostbite Series Half Marathon Jan. 2013

– 5th Place Female Overall – St. Pat’s 5 mile Parade Run STL – 31:58

– 10th Place Female Overall – Go! All-American 5k – 19:05

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