Track and Field
- Five-time Olympian (2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016); Two-time Olympic medalist (1 silver, 1 bronze)
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 5th (5,000m)
- London 2012 Olympic Games, 4th (5,000m)
- Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, 9th (5,000m); 5th in semifinal heat 2 (1,500m)
- Athens 2004 Olympic Games, silver (1,500m) – represented Kenya
- Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, bronze (1,500m) – represented Kenya
- Most recent: 2014 – silver (3,000m)
- Years of participation: Outdoor – 2001, 2003 (1,500m), 2007, 2009 (1,500m, 5,000m), 2011, 2013 (5,000m); Indoor – 2001 (3,000m), 2003 (1,500m), 2004, 2010, 2012, 2014 (3,000m)
- Medals: 11 (5 golds, 5 silvers, 1 bronze)
- Gold – 2004 (3,000m), 2007 (1,500m, 5,000m), 2010 (3,000m), 2012 (3,000m)
- Silver – 2001 (1,500m), 2003 (1,500m), 2009 (5,000m), 2011 (5,000m), 2014 (3,000m)
- Bronze – 2009 (1,500m)
Top Tweets From Team USA's White House Visit
Sept. 29, 2016
Check out what Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes were tweeting from our nation's capital.
Paul Chelimo Has Bumpy Road To 5,000-Meter Silver Medal
Karen Rosen Aug. 20, 2016
Chelimo was disqualified but reinstated as the Olympic silver medalist.
The U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track And Field In Photos
July 27, 2016
Relive the action-packed, 10-day competition in the best 18 photos.
Kerron Clement, Joe Kovacs Win At Final Diamond League Before Rio
Craig Bohnert July 23, 2016
Team USA athletes finished two-three-four in the women's 200-meter race in London.
U.S. Olympic Committee Announces 558-Member 2016 U.S. Olympic Team
United States Olympic Committee July 23, 2016
Team USA features 190 returning Olympians, 66 Olympic champions.
Red, White & Trending: July 15-21
Jamie MacDonald July 22, 2016
The worst of Team USA's procrastinating packers (you know who you are, Alex Morgan and Ashton Eaton), the best of the Olympic send-offs (candles, best dressed judokas, steak dinners for gymnasts and Jordan Burroughs' sartorial splendor), a legendary poolside pic, a look at Amy Purdy's 'tip toe dance feet,' broken bones and severed tendons and surgeries and sutures, John Orozco's emotional reaction to heartbreak, Sarah Hildebrandt's embrace to fame, Bubba Watson's wild up-and-down, Pokémon Go takes root in Team USA, National Ice Cream Day shenanigans and more.
Red, White & Trending: July 8-14
Jamie MacDonald July 15, 2016
The G.O.A.T. edition: Another side of living legends Abby, Kobe, Serena, Hope and TD as they made headlines, rallying around Scott Hamilton's CARES Foundation, why track trials were trending on Twitter, Justin Timberlake's Team USA blessing, Hannah Teter tames Tahoe's wake (in a pirate hat), gripping gymnastics drama plays out in real time on Twitter, Boomer Phelps' Instagram takeover and J.J. Watt predicts greatness for Simone Biles.
5 Takeaways From The U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track And Field
Karen Rosen July 11, 2016
Who's the youngest on the team? The oldest? Which 2012 medalists will return? Who missed out?
At 41, Ageless Bernard Lagat Makes Fifth Olympic Team For His Children
Karen Rosen July 09, 2016
Lagat won the 5,000-meter at Olympic Trials for his eighth national title in the event.
10 Hot Storylines At The U.S. Track And Field Championships
Karen Rosen June 25, 2015
From Felix to Gatlin, the world's top athletes will be vying for national titles and world champs spots in Eugene.
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