Name: Grant Fisher
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 5,000-Meter, 10,000-Meter
DOB: 4/22/1997
Birthplace: Calgary, Canada
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: Grand Blanc High School (Grand Blanc, Mich.) ‘15
College: Stanford University ‘19, Electrical Engineering
Team/Club: Bowerman Track Club
Coach(es): Jerry Schumacher
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 5th (10,000-meter), 9th (5,000-meter)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 Pac-12 Men's Cross-Country Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • 2017 NCAA outdoor 5,000-meter champion
  • 2017 USTFCCCA Men's Track Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • 12-time All-American
  • Two-time USTFCCCA Men's Cross-Country Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • Three-time Pac-12 champion
Personal: Son of Dan and Sonia Fisher...Has two siblings, Hailey and Mark...His grandfather ran track in the Pac-8 and his father ran track in the Pac-10...He began running in seventh grade when he joined his middle school cross country team...He played varsity soccer throughout high school and went on to join the elite club the Michigan Wolves...Hobbies include hiking, computer programming and sleeping.