Track and Field
College: University of Colorado '09, Political Science/Economics
- 2012 Olympic Games, 12th (1,500-meter; did not advance to finals)
- 2013 World Championships, silver (1,500-meter)
- 2011 World Championships, gold (1,500-meter)
- Four-time national indoor champion (2011; mile, 3,00-meter, 2012; 1,500-meter, 3,00-meter)
- American steeplechase record holder (912.50)
Fun Facts: Grew up wanting to be an Olympian in the sport of equestrian...Started running competitively in grade school...Trains at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.
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Simpson Collects Fourth Outdoor U.S. Title in Third Different Event
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Jenny Simpson takes home her first 1,500-meter U.S. championship
Colorado Track Stars Set Personal Records At Prefontaine Classic
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