Track and Field
Discipline: 3000-meter Steeplechase
Hometown: Crested Butte, Colo.
College: University of Colorado '13
- 2012 Olympic Games, 9th (3000-meter steeplechase)
- Four-time USA Outdoor champion (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)
- Two-time NCAA Outdoor champion (2011 and 2013)
Fun Facts: Following in the footsteps of her former teammate Jenny Simpson, Coburn bested the field of professional runners to win her first national title in 9:44.11 ... In 2012, Coburn took a redshirt year to focus her attention on the Olympic Trials, and it paid off as she won the Trials to secure her spot on the London team ... A lifelong Colorado resident, Coburn has volunteered with Living Journeys Cancer Foundation and the Mountain Adventure Kid’s Camp while in high school
My Focus: Emma Coburn
Dec. 08, 2015
Go behind the scenes with track and field athlete Emma Coburn in Boulder, Colorado.
LaShawn Merritt Ties Carl Lewis, Allyson Felix For Most Track And Field World Medals By American
USA Track & Field Aug. 26, 2015
Merritt takes silver in the 400-meter, while Little and Tate go 2-3 in women's 400-meter hurdles.
Colorado Track Stars Set Personal Records At Prefontaine Classic
Beau Eastes June 03, 2014
Coburn, Simpson shine in steeplechase, 1,500 at Diamond League meet
Gallery: 2013 Millrose Games
Aimee Berg Feb. 17, 2013
See highlights of the marquee New York City track event
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