Matt began racing with us last season, but has been a friend of City Coach for years due to his affiliation with the good people at JackRabbit. His speed and good attitude make him a perfect fit with the team, and the omnipresent #3 Knicks jersey makes it even better.
Name: Matthew Duelka
Weapons of choice: Adidas Adios, 3″ split shorts, 1978 New Jersey Nets headband
Racing highlights: 1:18.38 half marathon to qualify for the NYC marathon, 2nd ultra team overall at 2011 NY Ragnar Relay, Fastest bike split at 2010 NYC Triathlon for anyone wearing a John Starks jersey and jean shorts.
PRs: 5K: 17:07, 1/2 marathon: 1:18:38, Beer Mile: 14ish minutes
Family: Malachy’s Pub and Bunga’s Den
Hometown: Hard Streets of Queens, NYC
Occupation: Running Shoe Nerd, Notebook Scribbler, Fashionista