Matt Beck

Favorite Junk Food

Kit Kats and Reese's, grew up not too far away from Hershey, PA.

Favorite "pump me up" Song

"Waiting for the End" by Linkin Park, "Heart of a Champion" by Nelly, and "Swim' by Jack's Mannequin

The Athlete You'd Like To Meet The Most 

Former Reds First baseman Sean Casey and current Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux

Favorite Non-sport Activity

Listening to music and spending time with friends and family

Favorite Run Workout

Saturday morning long runs with the BERunProject 

Race Highlights


Boston Marathon - 2:52:25

Little Miami Half Marathon - 1:19:08 4th Overall

Hamilton Nightglow Half Marathon - 1st Overall

Bockfest 5k - 4th Overall 

Heart Half Marathon - 3rd Overall 1:17:35

Flying Pig Marathon - 2:58:27


New York City Marathon: 2:50:22 (PR)

Little Miami Half Marathon: 1st OA 1:18:08

Thanksgiving Day Race 10k: 35:28 (PR)

Flying Pig Marathon: 17th OA 2:50:58

Boston Marathon: 3:00:32

Heart Mini Half Marathon: 7th OA 1:18:59

Hyde Park Blast 4 Miler: 10th OA 22:10


Philadelphia Marathon 2:57:27

Indianapolis Monumental Half Marathon: 1:17:27 (PR)

Chicago Marathon: 3:00:04

Wrangler Run 5k: 1st OA 17:05

Hyde Park Blast 4 Miler: 4th OA 22:49


Columbus Marathon: 2:55:06