Name: Shalane Flanagan
Sport: Track and Field
Current Residence: Portland, Ore.
College: University of North Carolina '05, History
- 2004 Olympic Games, did not advance from her heat in 5,000m
- 2008 Olympic Games, bronze in 10,000m, 10th in 5,000m
- 2012 Olympic Games, 10th in marathon
- Two-time national marathon champion (2010, 2012)
- Three-time national outdoor champion (2005, 2008, 2011)
- Four-time national cross country champion (2004, 2005, 2010, 2011)
- Two-time U.S. Outdoor Championships runner-up (2003, 2009)
- Two-time national 5,000-meter road champion (2007, 2008)
Fun Facts: Father also participated on a U.S. world cross country team...Married to Steve Edwards... Participated in soccer and swimming in high school...Her training partner, Kara Goucher, is also on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team.
USA Track and Field Bio