Minneapolis/St. Paul – March 8, 2016 – Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf will compete at the USATF Indoor Championships that will be held in Portland, Oregon, on March 11-12, while teammate Biya Simbassa will run in the USATF 15k Championships in Jacksonville on March 12.
Kampf qualified for the Indoor Championships in both the 3000 meters and 1500 meters but has chosen to compete only in the 1500. Her 3000m time of 8:58.34 was a personal best and she qualified for the 1500m event by running 4:27.26 for the indoor mile, also a personal best. Her best mark in the 1500m is 4:04.50. The women’s 1500m will be held on Saturday at 5:42 p.m. (Pacific).