Athlete Bios

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The USA Cross Country Championships date back to 1890 and have featured nearly every top American Distance runner. Greats like Olympic Marathon Champion Frank Shorter, four-time Boston and New York City Marathon Champion Bill Rodgers, three-time women's World Cross Country Champion Lynn Jennings and Lebanon, IL native and two-time men's World Cross Country Champion Craig Virgin. Current stars who have competed at the Championships include Kara Goucher, Ryan Hall, Deena Kastor, Dathan Ritzenhein as well as newly-minted Olympic Trials Marathon winners Shalane Flanagan and Meb Keflezighi.

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Pictured above: 2007 top four finishers Dathan Ritzenhein, Adam Goucher, Alan Culpepper and Jorge Torres were all former Colorado Buffaloes and have all been US Olympians.

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