Name: Rachel Schneider
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 5,000-meter
Height: 5-5
DOB: 7/18/1991
Hometown: Sanford, Maine
High School: St. Thomas Aquinas High School (Dover, N.H.) ‘09
College: Georgetown University ‘13, Human Science
Coach(es): Mike Smith
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020), 17th (5,000-meter)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 17th (5,000-meter)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019 – 19th (5,000-meter)
  • Years of participation: 2019
  • Top finish: 19th – 2019 (5,000-meter)
Personal: Has been a mentor and Big Sister for the past three years in the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization in Flagstaff, Arizona...Has three dogs who regularly train with her...Enjoys traveling, hiking, biking, swimming, surfing, snowboarding, reading, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.