Track and Field
Discipline: 3000-meter, 5000-meter, 10000-meter
College: Oregon '09, Business
- Two-time Olympian (2008, 2012)
- London 2012 Olympic Games, silver (10,000-meter), 7th (5,000-meter)
- Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, 13th (10,000-meter)
- Two-time ESPN The Magazine Academic All-American
- 2004 National High School Athlete of the Year
- Seven-time USA Outdoor 10,000-meter champion (2008-2013, 2015)
- 2005 USA Junior cross country champion (25:13)
- 2007 USA Outdoors 10,000-meter runner-up
- 2009 NCAA Outdoor 5,000-meter (14:04.12) and 10,000-meter (28:21.45)
- Three-time member of Team USA for World Outdoor Championships
- 2012 Olympic Trials 5,00-meter champion
While at Oregon, he joined up with teammates Matthew Centrowitz, Andrew Wheating and Shadrack Kiptoo-Biwott to set the outdoor collegiate 4x1-mile relay record of 16:03.24 ... In just 2007 alone he was a seven-time NCAA All-American (twice outdoors, four times indoors and once in cross country) ... Married to Even Keara Rupp
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100 Storylines To Follow For The Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Karen Rosen April 27, 2016
Find out just about everything you need to know for the final countdown to the Rio Games.
Meet The First 100 Members Of The 2016 U.S. Olympic Team
April 24, 2016
From boxers to wrestlers, these athletes were the first to punch their tickets to Rio.
First Team USA Track And Field Athletes Qualify For 2016 Olympic Team At Marathon Trials
Ken Stone Feb. 13, 2016
Five Olympians and newcomer Jared Ward highlight the three men and three women who qualified for Rio.
26.2 Quick Facts About The 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Marathon
Scott Guthrie Feb. 12, 2016
Quick, fun facts to prepare you for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Marathon.
26.2 Miles To Glory: What To Watch For At The Marathon Olympic Trials
Ken Stone Feb. 11, 2016
Four of the six U.S. Olympic marathoners from 2012 are competing in the trials.
Olympic 10,000-Meter Silver Medalist Galen Rupp To Compete In U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials
USA Track & Field Jan. 28, 2016
The two-time Olympian will run his first marathon in Los Angeles.
Ashton Eaton Breaks Decathlon World Record To Win Gold At Worlds
USA Track & Field Aug. 29, 2015
Eaton defended his world title while the U.S. team won silver in the women's 4x100-meter.
Galen Rupp Makes It Seven In A Row In 10,000
Karen Rosen June 26, 2015
The 2012 Olympic silver medalist won the 10K at nationals, while Ben True finished second.
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.
U.S. Olympic Committee Commemorates Two-Year Countdown To Rio 2016 Olympic Games
United States Olympic Committee Aug. 04, 2014
USOC distributes top storylines to watch in lead up to Rio 2016
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