Name: Molly Seidel
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): Marathon
Height: 5-4
DOB: 7/12/1994
Birthplace: Hartland, Wis.
Hometown: Boston, Mass.
High School: University Lake School (Hartland, Wis.) ‘12
College: University of Notre Dame ’16, Anthropology/Pre-Med
Coach(es): Jon Green
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020); one-time Olympic medalist (1 bronze)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, bronze (marathon)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, silver (marathon)
  • 2018 USATF Outdoor Championships, 8th (10,000-meter)
  • 2018 USATF Road Running Championships, bronze (15,000-meter)
  • 2017 USATF Road Running Championships, silver (5,000-meter)
  • 2016 NCAA Indoor Championships, gold (3,000-meter)
  • 2016 NCAA Indoor Championships, gold (5,000-meter)
  • 2015 NCAA Outdoor Championships, gold (10,000-meter)
Personal: Daughter of Fritz and Anne Seidel...Has one younger sister and one younger brother...Volunteers with Girls Gotta Run in Bekoji, Ethiopia, which provides scholarships through running for teenaged girls...Speaks Spanish...Hobbies include playing banjo, traveling and taking long walks on the beach at sunset.