Christine Gentile

Christine currently works in business contracts and is a corporate educational consultant. She has been an adjunct professor at the State University of New York and at the College of New Rochelle in New York, teaching political science and business ethics. Christine was the founding coach for the College of New Rochelle’s Div. III Women’s Cross Country program and continues to mentor high school and open athletes. She enjoys spending time in the outdoors with her husband Bob, an avid bowhunter and fly fisherman, plus traveling, scuba diving, cooking and reading.

“To give anything less than your best, is to sacrifice the gift.”
~Steve Prefontaine
“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

PR'S:
800M 2:05
1000M 2:47
1500M 4:16
Mile 4:40
3000M 9:49
5K 16:30
10K 35:34
1/2 Marathon 1:27:26

RUNNING CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
2000 Olympic Trials Semifinalist 800m and 1500m
5-Time USATF Open National Qualifier 800m and 1500m
1988-1990 University of Texas Scholarship Athlete
1990-1993 Villanova University Scholarship Athlete
2-Time NCAA Div. I All-American
2-Time NCAA Cross Country National Champions 1990, 1991
World Record Holder Indoor 4x400m (W40-49)
2015 World Masters Bronze Medalist Outdoor 800m
2015 World Masters Silver Medalist USA Outdoor 4x400m relay
2014 Drake Relays Masters 800m Champion
National High School Indoor Mile Champion 1988
2-Time Penn Relays Champion(H.S. 1500m, College 4x1500m)
2-Time Millrose Games Champion (H.S. Mile, College 4x800m)
1988 Gatorade Athlete of the Year (N.Y.)

EDUCATION:
Villanova University, Pennsylvania