Rochelle Kanuho And Brittni Hutton Join ADP - (Colorado Springs, CO) - Recent college graduates Rochelle Kanuho (Northern Arizona University) and Brittni Hutton (Oakland University) have both committed in joining the American Distance Project to train in Colorado Springs, CO.
Elliott Improves On World 1500m B Mark With Runner-Up At Memorial Rasschaert - (Ninove, Belgium) - Avoiding a near fall at 800-meters, Matt Elliott (Brooks) was able to recover and commandingly moved into second place at the bell in the 1500-meters at the Memorial Rasschaert meeting in Ninove, Belgium, on Saturday. Elliott closed on eventual winner Heyi Tasfeye of Germany, but couldn't completely close the gap finishing in the runner-up position but improving his personal best and world championship B standard to 3:36.61.
Tapia Selected For IAAF World Championships Marathon In Moscow - (Colorado Springs, CO) - Daniel Tapia (Mizuno) has accepted a spot on Team USA for the IAAF World Championships in Athletics to be held in Moscow, Russia, August 10-18. Tapia, who finished 9th at the 2013 Boston Marathon with a personal best of 2:14:30, was considered the team's alternate and due to a late withdrawal, was offered the opportunity to represent his country for the first time. He will be joined on the marathon squad by Jeffrey Eggleston and Carlos Trujillo.
Minneapolis/St. Paul – July 23, 2013 – Team USA Minnesota’s Gabriele Anderson and Jamie Cheever will be on the track this weekend in Europe while Heather Kampf will take to the roads in Michigan after a successful track circuit across the pond.
Elliott Notches World B Standard With Bottrop Gala 1500m Runner-Up - (Bottrop, Germany) - Despite windy conditions, Matt Elliott (Brooks) powered through the final lap of the 1500-meters at the Bottrop Gala in Bottrop, Germany, bettering the World Championships B standard of 3:37.00 and taking second place.