Shalane Flanagan

USA Track and Field

  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012

FacebookTwitterName: Shalane Flanagan
Sport: Track and Field
Discipline: Marathon
Height: 5’5”
Weight: 105
Current Residence: Portland, Ore.
College: University of North Carolina '05, History

Olympic Experience:
  • 2004 Olympic Games, did not advance from her heat in 5,000m
  • 2008 Olympic Games, bronze in 10,000m, 10th in 5,000m
  • 2012 Olympic Games, 10th in marathon
Career Highlights:
  • Two-time national marathon champion (2010, 2012)
  • Three-time national outdoor champion (2005, 2008, 2011)
  • Four-time national cross country champion (2004, 2005, 2010, 2011)
  • Two-time U.S. Outdoor Championships runner-up (2003, 2009)
  • Two-time national 5,000-meter road champion (2007, 2008)

Fun Facts: Father also participated on a U.S. world cross country team...Married to Steve Edwards... Participated in soccer and swimming in high school...Her training partner, Kara Goucher, is also on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team.

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