The Lilac Bloomsday Association presents the 43rd running of the Lilac Bloomsday Run.

  • Sunday, May 5, 2019
  • 12 Kilometers (7.46 miles)
  • Spokane, Washington

Elite Field

2019 ELITE FIELD WILL BE POSTED HERE APPROXIMATELY MAY 2, 2019 (below is from 2018)

TOP MALE RUNNERS

2018 LILAC BLOOMSDAY RUN

(List current as of May 3, 2018)

 

101 - - Gabriel Geay . . . 21 . . . Tanzania . . . Bloomsday 2017 Champion (34:31) . . . Champion 2017 Bolder Boulder . . . Champion 2016 Peachtree 10K . . . Personal bests of 1:01:13 for Half Marathon; 28:04 for 10000m; and 13:20 for 5000m . . .

 

102 - - Jemal Yimer . . . 21 . . . Ethiopia  . . . Champion 2018 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile . . . 2018 PRRO Champion . . . Ran 44:46 for 10 Miles in 2018 (RAK Half Marathon) - - the fastest 10 Mile time in the world this year . . . 2nd place finish 2018 RAK Half Marathon (59:00; 3rd fastest in the world for 2018) . . . placed 4th at 2017 World XC Championships . . . Placed 4th at 2017 World Half Marathon Championships (60:33) . . . 5th fastest 10000m in the world for 2017 (26:56) . . .

 

103 - - Philemon Cheboi . . . 24 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2017 Bay to Breakers 12K . . . Ran 34:34 at Bloomsday 2017 (2nd place) . . . Ran 34:42 in Bloomsday 2016 (3rd place) . . . Ran 35:37 in Bloomsday 2015 (8th place finish) . . . 5th place finish 2017 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (46:43; PR) . . . Silver Medalist 2012 IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships 10000m (28:23.98) . . . 

 

104 - - Geoffrey Bundi. . . 30 . . . Kenya . . . Ran 34:42 at Bloomsday 2017 (3rd place) . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Grandma’s Marathon (2:13:32 – debut) . . .Champion 2014 Bay to Breakers 12K . . . Champion 2014 Utica Boilermaker 15K . . . 2014 PRRO Champion . . . Half Marathon personal best of 1:00:12 (2014) . . .

 

105 - - Teshome Mekonen . . . 22 . . . Ethiopia . . .  .Ran 34:48 at Bloomsday 2017 (4th place) . . . Ran 28:10 at 2018 UAE Healthy Kidney 10K (3rd place finish; 22:29 8K Personal Best) . . . 4th place finish 2018 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon (62:44) . . . Champion 2017 Wharf to Wharf 6 Mile (27:33) . . . Champion 2017 Crazy 8s 8K (22:41) . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Utica Boilermaker 15K (43:57) . . . 3rd place finish 2017 B.A.A. 10K (28:06) . . . Champion 2016 Boilermaker 15K (43:58) . . . 2016 PRRO Champion . . . 5th place finish Bloomsday 2015 (35:13) . . . 3rd place finish 2017 United Air NYC Half (60:28) . . . 3rd place finish 2016 UAE Health Kidney 10K (28:47) . . .

 

106 - - Philip Langat . . . 28 . . . Kenya . . . Ran 35:07 at Bloomsday 2017 (5th place finish) . . . Bloomsday 2016 Champion (34:26; 12 second margin of victory) . . . 5th place finish 2018 B.A.A. 5K (13:48) . . . Ran 61:06 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . . Ran 34:58 at Bloomsday 2015 for 4th place . . . 2nd place finish 2017 World’s Best 10K (28:21) . . . Ran 13:30 at 2017 B.A.A. 5K for 4th place . . . 4th place finisher 2016 World’s Best 10K (28:00) . . . . . . Placed 12th at 2015 World Cross Country Championships . . . 4th place finish 2015 BAA 5K (13:32) . . . Personal Best 10K time of 27:28 . . .

 

107 - - Bernard Ngeno . . . 21 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2018 Azalea Trail Run 10k (27:43) . . . 27:43 is the 4th fastest 10K run in the world for 2018 . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Cooper River Bridge Run 10K (28:26) . . . Ran 62:37 at 2017 Philadelphia Half Marathon . . .

 

108 - - MacDonard Ondara . . . 33. . . Kenya . . . Ran 35:34 at Bloomsday 2017 (7th place finish) . . . 4th place finish Bloomsday 2016 (35:02) . . . 4th place finish 2016 Bolder Boulder. . . 14th place finish Bloomsday 2015 (35:58) . . . 8th place finish Bloomsday 2014 (35:33) . . . 6th place finish Bloomsday 2013 (35:12) . . . 3rd place finish Bloomsday 2012 (34:48) . . . 4th place finish Bloomsday 2011 (34:39) . . .

 

109 - - Isaac Mukundi Mwangi . . . 30 . . . Kenya . . .  Champion 2015 and 2016 Bay to Breakers 12k . . . Champion 2016 Bolder Boulder 10K . . . 2nd place finish Bloomsday 2016 . . . 9th place finish Bloomsday 2017 (35:42)…

 

110 - - Haron Lagat . . . 34 . . . Colorado Springs, CO . . . Ran 61:01 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon (9th overall; 2nd American) . . . Place 4th at 2017 U.S. 10 Mile Championships (47:40) . . . Ran 8:25.15 3000m steeplechase at 2017 USATF Track championships (4th place) . . .10km PR of 28:31 run during 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . .

 

111 - - Reid Buchanan . . . 25 . . . Mammoth Lakes, CA . . . 12th place finish Bloomsday 2017 (36:03; 3rd American) . . . 5000m Personal Best of 13:27 . . . Champion 2018 Millennium Mile (3:56) . . . Champion 2018 NYRR Midnight Run . . . Champion 2018 Tyson Invitational Mile . . . Champion 2017 Mountain to Fountain 15K (44:40) . . . NCAA 10000m All-American while competing for University of Portland . . .

 

112 - - Belete Assefa . . . 27 . . . Ethiopia . . . 2013 Bloomsday Champion (34:21) . . . Champion 2011 Crescent City Classic 10k (28:14) . . . Champion 2011 Bolder Boulder 10k (29:22) . . .

 

113 - - Kiya Dandena . . . 29 . . . Flagstaff, AZ . . . 10th place finish Bloomsday 2017 (35:42; 2nd American) . . . 3rd place finish 2017 USA Marathon Championships (2:12:56) . . . Ran 63:13 at 2017 Houston Half Marathon . . . 4th place finish 2017 USA Half Marathon Championships (63:15) . . . 9th place finish 2017 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (46:58) . . . 10th place finish 2017 15K Champs (44:36) . . .

 

114 - - Emmanuel Bor . . . 30 . . . Colorado Springs, CO . . . 4th place finish 2018 USATF 3000m (7:44) . . . 4th place finish 2018 USATF 15K Championships (43:34) . . . 3rd place finish 2017 USA 10 Mile Championships (47:39) . . . 5th place finish 2017 USATF 5K Championships.

 

115 - - Mohamed Hrezi . . . 26 . . . Lake Orion, MI . . . Ran 62:11 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . . Place 7th at 2018 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (46:57) . . . Ran 63:11 at 2018 IAAF Half Marathon Championships . . . Ran 13:39 at 2018 UW Husky Classic 5000m . . . Ran 13:53 at 2018 B.A.A. 5K . . .

 

117 - - Panuel Mkungo . . . 24 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2017 Pittsburgh EQT 10 Mile (47:02) . . . Champion 2017 Philadelphia Half Marathon (62:21) . . . Champion 2017 Miami Half Marathon (64:12) . . .

 

118 - - Patrick Smyth . . . 31 . . . Santa Fe, NM . . . 6th place finish Bloomsday 2016 (35:41; Top American) . . . Champion 2016 Xterra Trail Run U.S. Championships . . . 6th place finish 2017 Bay to Breakers 12K . . . Champion 2018 Austin Half Marathon . . . 10K Personal Best of 28:10 . . .

 

119 - - Julius Kogo . . . 32 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2014 Azalea Trail Run (27:58) . . . 6-Time Champion Crim 10 Mile (2012-2017) . . . 2nd place finish 2013 World’s Best 10k . . . Half Marathon Personal Best of 61:46 . . . 10 Mile Personal Best of 45:55 . . . 2nd place finish Bloomsday 2010 (34:33) . . . 7th place finish Bloomsday 2011 (34:47) . . .

 

120  - - Wilson Kibogo . . . 28 . . . Kenya  . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Crazy 8s 8K (22:46) . . . Champion 2017 Kenyan Central Province Championships 10000m . . .

 

121 - - Luke Puskedra . . . 28 . . . Eugene, Oregon . . . Ran 63:40 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . . 9th place finish 2017 Boston Marathon . . . 5th place finish 2015 Chicago Marathon . . . All-American at University of Oregon . . . 10K Personal Best of 27:56 . . .

 

122 - - Jackson Thomas . . . 24 . . . Muskogee, OK . . . Ran 63:12 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . . Ran 14:10 at 2018 B.A.A. 5K . . . 2017 NAIA 10000m champion, 5000m champion, and indoor mile champion . . . 2016 NAIA XC National Champion . . .

 

123 - - Nicholas Hilton . . . 29 . . . Flagstaff, AZ . . . 4-time Div. II All-American . . . Champion 2018 Disney World Marathon (2:17:52) . . . Ran 63:23 at 2015 USA Half Marathon Championships . . . 2nd place finish 2017 San Diego Holiday Half Marathon (64:01) . . .

 

124  - - Samson Gebreyohanes . . . 26 . . . Eritrea . . . Ran 60:13 at 2014 World Half Marathon Championships . . . Ran 62:12 at 2017 Houston Half Marathon . . . 10K Personal Best of 28:26 . . .

 

125 - - Bernard Lagat . . . 23 . . . Kenya . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Icebreaker 8K (24:21) . . . Ran 46:02 at 2017 Utica Boilermaker 15K . . .

 

126 - -  John Murugu . . . 22 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2017 One America Indy Mini Half . . . Champion 2017 Kentucky Derby Half Marathon . . . Champion 2017 Austin 10/20 (48:20) . . .

 

127 - - Gebrekidan Abadi . . . 33 . . . Ethiopia . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Carlsbad 5000 (14:20) . . . Champion 2017 Denver Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon .  .  . Ran 63:44 at 2017 San Diego Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon.

 

128 - - Philip Mburu . . . 30 . . . Kenya . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Broad Street Run 10 Mile (47:39) . . .

 

129 - - Jordan Welling . . . 30 . . . Portland, Oregon . . . Champion 2018 Portland Shamrock 8K (25:00) and 5K (15:10) . . . Champion 2018 Tenacious Ten 10K (30:34) . . . Champion 2018 Corvallis Half Marathon (68:29) . . . Ran 1:07:40 Half Marathon (2017) . . . 4-time Div. II All-American while competing for Western Washington University . . . Ran 37:12 at Bloomsday 2014 . . . Married to Tara Welling . . .

 

369 - - Turner Wiley . . . 25 . . . Seattle, WA . . . 11th place finish 2018 Vancouver Sun Run (30:35) . . .

 

– MASTERS MALES –

 

          150 - - Kevin Castille . . . 46 . . . Baton Rouge, LA

 

          397 - - Francis Maundu  . . . 40 . . . Kenya

 

          398 - - Greg Mitchell . . . 44 . . . McMinnville, OR

 

          326 - - Uli Steidl . . . 46 . . . Seattle, WA

 

 

TOP FEMALE RUNNERS

2018 LILAC BLOOMSDAY RUN 

(List current as of May 3, 2018)

 

1 - - Buze Diriba . . . 24. . . Ethiopia . . . Champion Bloomsday 2017 (40:19; outkicked Mamitu Daska) . . . 2018 PRRO Champion (Cherry Blossom 10 Mile; 53:45; 4th fastest 10 Mile time in the world for 2018) . . . Champion 2018 UAE Healthy Kidney 10K (32:04) . . . 2017 PRRO Champion (Pittsburgh 10 Mile; 52:12) . . . Champion 2018 B.A.A. 5K . . . Champion 2018 New York City Half Marathon . . . Ran 1:06:50 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon (14th fastest Half Marathon in the world for 2018) . . . Champion 2017 Crim 10 Miler . . . Champion 2017 Wharf to Wharf . . . Champion 2017 Bay to Breakers . . . Champion 2017 B.A.A. 5K (14:54; April 16, 2017; outkicking 12K world record holder Molly Huddle) . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Azalea Trail Run 10K (32:49) . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (53:52) . . . Champion 2016 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler (51:38) . . . 2nd place finish 2016 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (53:20) . . . 2nd place finish 2016 Peachtree Road Race 10K (32:28) . . . Champion 2016 Crescent City Classic 10K (31:57) . . . Champion 2016 Shamrockin’ Run 8K (25:56) . . . 2012 5000m World Junior Champion . . . 

 

2 - - Diane Nukuri . . . 33 . . . Flagstaff, AZ . . . 3-time Olympian (2000, 2012, 2016) . . . Ran 31:28 at 2016 Olympic Games Rio 10000m (13th place) . . .  5th place finish 2018 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (53:56) . . . Ran 15:34 at 2018 B.A.A. 5K . . . Champion 2015 Falmouth Road Race . . . Two-time Champion of Bay to Breakers 12K (2013 and 2014) . . . National record holder for Burundi . . . 4th place finish 2007 NCAA XC Championships while competing for University of Iowa . . . 5th place finish Bloomsday 2012 (40:01) . . . 15th place finish Bloomsday 2009 (41:01) . . .

 

3- -  Mamitu Daska . . . 34 . . . Ethiopia . . . 2nd place finish Bloomsday 2017 (40:21) . . . Champion of Bloomsday 2012 (38:26) . . . Holds #3 and #5 fastest Bloomsday times in race history (38:25 in 2010 and 38:26 in 2012) . . . Champion 2017 Crescent City Classic 10K (32:19) . . . 3rd place finish 2017 New York City Marathon . . . 2nd place finish 2017 WB 10K (31:59) . . . Champion 2017 Healthy Kidney 10K (31:37; ran world leading 8K mark of 25:17) . . . 3rd place finish Cooper River Bridge Run 10K (32:47) . . . Placed 4th at 2017 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (54:45) . . . Ran 1:09:01 for 5th place finish at 2017 Aramco Half Marathon . . . 5-time winner of the Bolder Boulder 10K (2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2017) . . . Marathon personal best of 2:21:59 (2011) . . . During the 2012 spring/summer racing season she won Bolder Boulder, Bloomsday, Bay to Breakers, Peachtree, and Boilermaker …

 

4 - -  Karolina Nadolska. . . 36 . . . Poland . . . 3rd place finish Bloomsday 2017 (40:29) . . . 6th place finish Bloomsday 2013 (41:01) . . . Champion 2017 Vancouver Sun Run 10k (32:39) . . . 3rd place finish 2017 Crescent City Classic 10K (32:29) . . . Ran 1:09:54 Half Marathon in March, 2017 setting Poland National Record . . . 36th place finish at 2012 London Olympic Games Marathon . . .Personal best of 2:26:32 in Marathon (2014) . . .

 

5 - - Aselefech Mergia . . . 33 . . . Ethiopia . . . 2nd place finish at 2018 UAE Healthy Kidney 10K (32:06) . . . Half Marathon personal best of 67:21 . . . 3rd place finish 2017 Virgin London Marathon (2:23:08) . . . 2012 Olympic Games (Marathon) . . . Champion 2010 Virgin London Marathon (2:22:38) . . . Champion Dubai Marathon (2015 – 2:20:02; 2012 – 2:19:31) . . . 2nd place finish 2015 New York City Marathon (2:25:32) . . .

 

6 - - Emma Bates . . . 25 . . . Boise, ID . . . 12-time All-American while competing for Boise State University . . . 2014 NCAA 10000m Champion . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Vancouver Sun Run (32:36) . . . Ran 1:11:45 at 2018 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships . . . 7th place finish 2018 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (54:45) . . .

 

7 - - Jane Kibii. . . 33 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2018 Sactown 10 Mile (55:22) . . . 5th place finish 2018 LA Marathon (2:34:34) . . . 7th place finish Bloomsday 2017 (41:02) . . . 3rd place finish Bloomsday 2016 (39:59) . . . 3rd place finish Bloomsday 2015 (39:29) . . . Champion 2016 SacTown 10 Mile (53:21) and 2015 SacTown 10 Mile (54:16) . . . Champion 2015 Bay to Breakers 12k (40:04) . . . Champion 2015 Grandma’s Marathon . . . 2nd place finish 2015 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon (2:31:44) . . . 

 

8 – Alemitu Hawi . . . 21 . . . Ethiopia . . . 4th place finish 2018 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (53:53) . . . Silver Medalist 2014 World Junior Championships 5000m . . .

 

9 - - Gotytom Gebreslase . . . 23 . . . Ethiopia . . . 2011 IAAF World Junior Champion – 3000m . . . Champion 2018 Cooper River Bridge Run (32:19) . . . 4th place finish 2018 BAA 5K (15:27) . . . 2nd place finish 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Mile . . . Champion 2017 Shelter Island 10K (32:07) . . .

 

10 - - Iveen Chepkemoi . . . 20 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2018 All America City 10K (32:25) . . . 2nd place 2018 Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic 10K (32:27) . . .

 

11 - - Belainesh Gebre . . . 30 . . . Flagstaff, AZ . . . 9th place finish Bloomsday 2017 (41:27) . . . Champion 2018 Mountain to Fountain 15K . . . Champion 2018 Naples Half Marathon . . . Ran 54:59 at Medtronic TC 10 Mile USA Championships . . . 5th place finish 2017 USA Half Marathon Championships (1:13:40) . . . Champion 2017 Mountain to Fountain 15K (51:28) . . . 

 

12 - - Tara Welling . . . 28 . . . Portland, Oregon . . . Ran 42:20 at Bloomsday 2017 (11th place) . . . 2016 USATF 15K National Champion (50:34) . . . 2016 USATF Half Marathon National Champion (1:10:25) . . . 8th place finish 2017 USA Half Marathon championships (1:14:42) . . . 2016 USA Olympic Trials 5000m (15:26; 9th)  . . . 2nd place finish 2012 USA 10K Championships (32:45) . . . Top American at 2017 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile (55:33) . . . Champion 2017 Tenacious Ten 10K (32:29) . . . 7-time NCAA Division I All-American while competing for Loyola Marymount University . . .

 

13 - - Kinsey Middleton . . . 25 . . . Boise, ID . . . Coeur d’Alene High School triple crown state champion (Cross Country; 1600m; 3200m) . . . Ran 1:12:30 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Mountain to Fountain 15K (52:18) . . . 4th place  finish 2017 Portland Track Festival 10000m(32:34.97) . . . 2nd place finish 2017 Vancouver Sun Run 10K (33:20).

 

14 - - Alycia Cridebring . . . 26 . . . Sacramento, CA . . . 3rd place finish 2018 Carlsbad 5000 (16:17) . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Sactown 10 Mile . . . Ran 15:35 at 2016 Portland Track Festival 5000m . . .

 

15 - - Margaret Muriuki . . . 32 . . . Kenya . . . Champion 2012 Beach to Beacon 10K . . . Champion 2012 Falmouth Road Race 7 Mile . . . 10K personal best of 31:05 . . .

 

16 - - Simegan Yeshanbel . . . 32 . . . Ethiopia . . . 5th place finish 2017 Cooper River Bridge Run 10K (33:48) . . . Ran 1:13:41 at 2017 Pittsburgh Half Marathon . . . 5th place finish Bloomsday 2016 (40:36) . . . 11th place finish Bloomsday 2015 (40:46) . . .

 

17 - - Jessica Mildes . . . 24 . . . Chattaroy, WA . . . Competed for Gonzaga University . . . Personal bests of 33:40 for 10K, 16:16 for 5K and 20:25 for 6K . . . Set Junior College national record in 2014 for 10K (34:29) . . .

 

18 - - Biruktayit Degefa . . . 27 . . . Ethiopia . . . Champion 2018 Houston Marathon (2:24:51) . . . 2nd place finish 2018 Rotterdam Marathon (2:26:56).

 

19 - -  Calli Thackery . . . 25 . . . Great Britain . . .  Personal bests of 15:37 for 5K, 9:03 for 3K and 4:14 for 1500m . . . Ran 43:40 in Bloomsday 2017.

 

20 - - Kaylee Flanagan . . . 22 . . . Louisville, CO . . . Competed for the University of Washington . . . Personal best of 33:43 for 10K . . . Ran 16:13 at 2018 Mt. Sac Relays 5K . . . 11th place finish 2018 U.S. 15K Championships . . . 8th place finish 2017 Pittsburgh 10 Mile . . .

 

21 - - Kristen Findley . . . 27 . . . Sugarloaf, CA . . .  Ran 34:53 at 2018 Cooper River Bridge Run 10K . . . Champion 2018 San Diego Half Marathon . . . Ran 15:53 at 2017 Mt. Sac Relays 5000m . . . Competed for Vanderbilt University . . . 

 

22 - - Theresa Hailey . . . 29 . . . Portland, OR . . . 2007 graduate of Gonzaga Prep . . . Ran 2:44:15 at 2017 California International Marathon . . . Ran 34:52 at 2018 Tenacious Ten 10K . . .

 

23 - - AnneMarie Kirkpatrick . . . 36 . . . Fort Collins, CO . . . Ran 1:14:30 at 2018 Houston Half Marathon . . . Ran 2:44:51 at 2017 California International Marathon . . .

 

24 - - Lauren Martin-Masterson . . . 26 . . . Alamosa, CO . . . 4-time NCAA Div. II National Champion while competing for Adams State University . . . Champion 2017 Bolder Boulder Citizens Race 10K (34:55) . . . Ran 2:37:41 at 2017 California International Marathon . . .

 

25 - - Bridget Zapata . . . 28 . . . San Francisco, CA . . . Ran 2:45:44 at 2017 California International Marathon . . .Ran 60:50 at 2018 Redding 10 Mile . . . Ran 61:10 at 2018 Cherry Blossom 10 Mile . . .

 

26 - - Lizzy Gregory . . . 25 . . . San Francisco, CA . . . Ran 2:55 at 2017 New York City Marathon . . . Ran 60:41 at 2018 Redding 10 Mile . . .

 

27 - - Kristen Rohde . . . 34 . . . Portland, OR . . . Champion 2017 Corvallis Half Marathon . . . 3rd place finish 2017 Shamrock Run 15K . . .

 

28 - - Heather Lieberg . . . 38 . . . Helena, MT . . .  6th place finish 2018 LA Marathon (2:38). . . Placed 5th overall at 2015 LA Marathon (2:35) . . .

 

29 - - Kristen Zaitz . . . 37 . . . Broomfield, CO . . . Placed 15th at Bloomsday 2015 (42:15) . . .

 

30 - - Amy Schnittger . . . 27 . . . Watsonville, CA . . . Ran 2:41:32 at 2017 California International Marathon . . . Ran 33:49.24 at 2018 Stanford Invite 10000m . . .

 

60 - - Lindsey Drake . . . 28 . . . Portland, OR . . . Competed for Gonzaga University . . . Ran 15:44.93 at 2014 Portland Track Festival 5000m

 

61 - - Hope Hoffman . . . 23 . . . Spokane Valley, WA . . . Competed for Northern Illinois University . . . Placed 6th in NCAA 3000m Steeplechase (9:50) . . .

 

63 - - Sarah Reiter . . . 24 . . . Renton, WA . . . Competed for Eastern Washington University . . . Track Personal Bests of 16:26 for 5K and 33:48 for 10K . . .

 

          68 - - Camilla Whishaw . . . 31 . . . Australia . . . 10K personal best of 35:42.

 

 

– MASTERS FEMALES –

 

50 - -  Jen Rhines . . . 43 . . . San Diego, CA . . . Bloomsday 2017 Masters Champion (42:58; 16th overall) . . . 2018 Carlsbad 5000 Masters Champion . . . 12K U.S. Masters Record Holder . . . 3-time Olympian . . . 3-time U.S. 15K Champion (1998, 2005, 2011) . . . Personal bests of 2:29:32 (Marathon), 71:14 (Half Marathon), 31:17 (10K) and 14:54 (5K) . . .