Track and Field
- Three-time Olympian (2008, 2012, 2016); Olympic medalist (bronze)
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games, bronze (1,500m)
- London 2012 Olympic Games, 11th in semifinal heat 2 (1,500m)
- Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, 9th (3,000m steeplechase)
- Most recent: 2015 – 11th (1,500m)
- Years of participation: Outdoor – 2007, 2009 (3,000m steeplechase); 2011, 2013, 2015 (1,500m)
- Medals: 2 (1 gold, 1 silver)
- Gold – 2011 (1,500m)
- Silver – 2013 (1,500m)
Jenny Simpson Is First American Woman To Medal In Olympic 1,500-Meter
Jaylon Thompson Aug. 16, 2016
Simpson took bronze, while teammate Shannon Rowbury finished fourth.
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?
Olympic Trials Conclude With Unfinished Business For Track And Field Stars
Karen Rosen July 10, 2016
Centrowitz, Clement and Bowie succeed, while Allyson Felix is unable to make the 200.
10 Storylines To Follow At The U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track And Field
Karen Rosen June 30, 2016
More than 1,000 athletes will compete for a shot at roughly 130 spots on Team USA.
BuzzFeed Introduces Olympic Athletes To A Live Turkey
Nov. 25, 2015
See how Team USA athletes Tori Bowie, Matt Centrowitz, Jenny Simpson and more reacted.
Gatlin And Bromell Go 2-3 In Men's 100-Meter At Track World Championships
USA Track & Field Aug. 23, 2015
Joe Kovacs earned gold in men's shot put to round out the night for Team USA.
8 Burning Questions For Team USA At Track And Field World Championships
Karen Rosen Aug. 20, 2015
Team USA heads to Beijing looking to continue its season of dominance.
Five Reigning World Champs Lead Team USA Into Track And Field Worlds
USA Track & Field Aug. 10, 2015
A team of 130 athletes will look to match or better the 25 medals Team USA won in 2013.
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.
Simpson Collects Fourth Outdoor U.S. Title in Third Different Event
Karen Rosen July 01, 2014
Jenny Simpson takes home her first 1,500-meter U.S. championship
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