Emily Shin, 34, Oahu
Emily is an active duty Army hand and upper extremity surgeon at Tripler Army Medical Center. She recently returned from a deployment to Kabul, Afghanistan, where between orthopedic surgery tasks she ran in circles on post and taught yoga and abs classes. Prior to moving to Hawai’i, she raced for Columbia University’s Cycling and Triathlon teams as well as Falls Road Racing in Baltimore. She continues to run for fun, stress relief and for the excitement of accomplishment.
Recent accomplishments include placing 9th female overall at the Great Aloha Run and 2nd in the Hawai’i Pacific Health Women’s 10k this year.
- 13.1mi – 01:27.45
- 26.2mi – 3:06.45
- 2015 Falls Road Runners, Baltimore, MD