Name: Chris Hammer
Sport: Track and Field
Event: 800m, 11500m, Marathon
Current Residence: Cheney, Wash.
College: Grand Valley State University '09, B.S. in Mathematics (Secondary Education); Eastern Washington University '12, M.S. in Physical Education and Sports Administration
- 2012 Paralympic Games - 9th (1500m), 10th (marathon)
- 2011 IPC World Championships, gold medal (1500m)
- 2011 Parapan American Games, fifth (marathon)
- 2007 NCAA Division II Cross Country All-American
- Four-Time NCAA Division II Track All-American (2006-09)
- Four-Time NCAA Division II Academic All-American (2006-09)
Facts: Son of Kerry and Kathy Hammer... Has one brother, Mike, and one sister, Nicole... Married Amy on August 13, 2011... 2008 Midwest Men's Region Runner of the Year... Named 2008 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference Commissioner's Award... Hobbies include traveling, watching movies, reading, and eating.
US Para Track and Field