10K (road) — 41:45 (Corporate Cup – 9/15/2013)
15k — 1:02.52 (Governor’s Cup – 10/20/2013)
Duathlon — 14:30 33:55 14:32 (Papillion Duathlon – 6/16/2013)
Half Marathon — 1:36.12 (Papillion Half Marathon – 5/19/2013)
Marathon — 3:22.33 (Lincoln Marathon – 5/04/2013)
Leslie began running in 2011, with fitness in mind. She raced leisurely in local Duathlons, 10ks and half marathons. In 2012 after placing first in her age division, she began running competitively. In 2013, she completed her first full marathon and qualified for the Boston Marathon. Later that year, she went on to win First Overall Female in the Duathlon and 15k. Leslie joined Team Nebraska in late fall of 2013, and is continuing to improve at 10k-marathons distances.
Leslie Van Winkle attended the University of Nebraska, where she graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. She currently works for Nebraska State Probation as a Probation Officer. She is a wife and mother of one.