"As I looked over at the clock and saw 3:59.97 next to my name, I was completely euphoric. Seconds earlier my body was as heavy and exhausted as it had ever been. In an instant, I felt immortal."
Thye got an extra $2,500 as the BBM Tour grand prix champs. Kampf has now won 22 road miles since 2011.
Acosta bills himself as the "world's fastest barista" as that is what he's doing now outside of running to support himself financially.
Potential Controversy In Albuquerque Already? RunBlogRun: "USATF Muddies Mile Heat Selection, Athletes Left Without Explanation" USATF has released the heat sheets, announcing that there will be two heats of the men's mile, with the second slower heat being an "exhibition race" rather than a championship. This has left Riley Masters (ranked 7th in the US this year) in the "slow heat" behind athletes without marks this year including Galen Rupp, Lopez Lomong and David Torrence.
Alexi Pappas won the 3K (9:13), Laura Roesler the mile (4:40), Joe Abbott beat Riley Masters in the 800 (1:49.85 to 1:52.52), Tyler Mulder won the 1000 (2:21.77) and Luc Bruchet beat Ben Blankenship in the 3K 7:54.57 to 7:55.04.