Name: Katie Burnett
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 50-kilometer Race Walk
Height: 5-7
Weight: 137
DOB: 10/7/1988
Birthplace: Bellevue, Wash.
Hometown: Issaquah, Wash.
High School: Desert Ridge High School (Mesa, Ariz. ‘07)
College: William Penn University ‘11, Biology
Team/Club: Harrier Track Club
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – DNF (50km race walk)
  • Years of participation: Outdoor – 2017; Team – 2016, 2018
  • Top Finish: 4th – 2017 (50km race walk)
Personal: Daughter of Alan and Erin Burnett…Threw javelin in college at University of Arizona and William Penn University before returning to race walking…Earned seven All-American honors throughout her collegiate career for javelin and race walking…Speaks Spanish…Hobbies including backpacking, hiking and photography.