Name: Yared Nuguse
Sport: Track and Field
Discipline(s): Track and Field
Event(s): 1500-meter
Height: 5-5
DOB: 6/1/1999
Hometown: Louisville, Ky.
High School: Dupont Manual High School (Louisville, Ky.) ‘17
College: University of Notre Dame ‘21, Biochemistry
Coach(es): Sean Carlson
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 1,500-meter (DNS)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, bronze (1500-meter)
  • 2021 NCAA Championships, 2nd (1,500-meter)
  • 2021 First Team All-American
  • 2021 ACC Champion, Men’s (1,500-meter)
  • 2021 ACC Men’s Outdoor Track Performer of the Year
Personal: Son of Alem Nugese and Mana Berhe...Has two younger twin brothers...Started running when he was 13...Hobbies include playing violin, singing, cooking and knitting...Can solve a rubix cube in 33 seconds...Won the Kentucky Cross Country State Championship.