Minneapolis/St. Paul - Sept. 27, 2016 - Three Team USA Minnesota distance runners - Heather Kampf, Jamie Cheever and Meghan Peyton - will be among the elite competitors at the Navy Mile in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 2. The women's mile race, which goes down Pennsylvania Avenue, will be held at 11:15 a.m. (Eastern).
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Sept. 22, 2016 - Minneapolis native and nationally ranked steeplechase competitor Jamie Cheever, a graduate of Southwest High School and three-time All American at the University of Minnesota, has moved back to the state and rejoined Team USA Minnesota. Cheever was with the team from 2011-13 following a successful collegiate career in cross country and track at the U.
Heather Kampf Wins Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh; Team USA Minnesota Runners Place 4th, 5th and 10th at Cow Harbor 10k in Northport, NY
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Sept. 19, 2016 - Team USA Minnesota's Heather Kampf won the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh on Sept. 17, while three teammates - Jon Peterson, Meghan Peyton and Rob Molke - placed fourth, fifth and 10th respectively in the men's and women's fields at the Great Cow Harbor 10k in Northport, New York, the same day.
Five Team USA Minnesota Runners to Compete Sept. 17-18 at Cow Harbor 10k, Liberty Mile, USATF 5k Championships
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Sept. 15, 2016 - Five Team USA Minnesota distance runners will head east this weekend with Meghan Peyton, Rob Molke and Jon Peterson competing at the Great Cow Harbor 10k, Heather Kampf and Biya Simbassa racing the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile, and Simbassa doubling back to run in the USATF 5k Championships.
P3R Renews Team USA Minnesota Sponsorship; Heather Kampf, Biya Simbassa to Compete at Liberty Mile Sept. 17
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Sept. 13, 2016 - The Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon (P3R) has announced that it will renew its sponsorship of Team USA Minnesota, a post-collegiate distance training center based in the Twin Cities and focused on developing Olympians and national champions. For the past three years, P3R has supported the team as part of the American Development Program, an initiative to increase exposure and racing opportunities for American professional runners.
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Sept. 8, 2016 - Team USA Minnesota has named Chris Lundstrom - a former elite athlete with the team as well as an experienced coach and Ph.D. graduate of the University of Minnesota - as its new head coach, effective Sept. 1.