Galen Rupp and Emily Sisson Are The Favorites in the Running Warehouse/ HOKA ONE ONE Trials Prediction Contest

by LetsRun.com
February 29, 2019

Marathon Month is over and the Olympic Trials are here.

Below are the official LetsRun.com favorites for the race from our $20,020 RunningWarehouse / HOKA ONE ONE Trials Prediction Contest taken one hour and 30 minutes before the gun goes off.

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Galen Rupp is the huge favorite on the men’s side with 59.8% of the first place votes. On the women’s side Emily Sisson is the favorite but she doesn’t crack the 50% barrier. Jordan Hasay is the second pick in terms of most likely to win, but she only finishes fourth overall in the voting as a lot of people aren’t picking her in their top 5.

1. Galen Rupp (1088) 15860
2. Jared Ward (262) 14743
3. Leonard Korir (370) 12567
4. Scott Fauble (58) 10605
5. Bernard Lagat (6) 3536
6. Jim Walmsley (13) 3309
7. Jacob Riley (1) 1475
8. Abdi Abdirahman (3) 1402
9. Andrew Bumbalough (1) 1343
10. Chris Derrick 1072
11. Jerrell Mock (1) 853
12. Reed Fischer (3) 722
13. Shadrack Biwott (1) 693
14. Stanley Kebenei (1) 656
15. Parker Stinson (1) 511
16. Other 432
17. Matt Llano (1) 353
18. Brogan Austin 349
19. Scott Smith 322
20. CJ Albertson 227
Others receiving votes: 21. Connor McMillan 225 22. Elkanah Kibet 217 23. Matthew McDonald 153 24. Diego Estrada 149 25. Tyler Pennel 88 26. Tim Ritchie 78 27. Augustus Maiyo 70 28. Ryan Vail 62 29. Andrew Colley 48 30. Tyler McCandless 46 31. Wilkerson Given 42 32. Haron Lagat 37 33. Samuel Kosgei 33 34. Brian Shrader 31 35. Patrick Smyth 27 36. Martin Hehir 26 37. Brendan Gregg 25 38. Anthony Costales 19 39. Andrew Epperson 19 40. Enoch Nadler 19 41. Tim Young 18 42. Tyler Jermann 12 43. Jarrett LeBlanc 12 44. Christopher Zablocki 9 45. Josh Izewski 7 46. Joe Whelan 6 47. Joseph Stilin 6 48. Kiya Dandena 6
Who will win?
Galen Rupp 59.8 %
Leonard Korir 20.5 %
Jared Ward 14.4 %
Scott Fauble 3.2 %
Jim Walmsley 0.7 %
Bernard Lagat 0.4 %
Reed Fischer 0.2 %
Abdi Abdirahman 0.2 %
Jacob Riley 0.1 %
Brian Shrader 0.1 %
Others 0.4 %

Women:

1. Emily Sisson (822) 14574
2. Desiree Linden (115) 10341
3. Sara Hall (213) 10331
4. Jordan Hasay (453) 10118
5. Molly Huddle (85) 7696
6. Kellyn Taylor (17) 5620
7. Sally Kipyego (40) 4138
8. Emma Bates (15) 3977
9. Aliphine Tuliamuk (9) 1681
10. Stephanie Bruce (2) 914
11. Molly Seidel 386
12. Allie Kieffer (1) 217
13. Lindsay Flanagan 151
14. Pasca Myers 138
15. Other (1) 110
16. Roberta Groner 102
17. Nell Rojas 88
18. Becky Wade (1) 72
19. Laura Thweatt 55
20. Sarah Sellers 46
Others receiving votes: 21. Bethany Sachtleben 37 22. Kelsey Bruce 25 23. Taylor Ward 24 24. Anna Long 24 25. Katy Jermann 22 26. Julia Kohnen 21 27. Carrie Dimoff 20 28. Dakotah Lindwurm 15 29. Samantha Palmer 13 30. Bridget Lyons Belyeu 13 31. Kate Landau 12 32. Danna Herrick 10 33. Dawn Grunnagle 8 34. Heather Lieberg 8 35. Christina Vergara-Aleshire 8 36. Hilary Dionne 7 37. Obsie Birru 6 38. Maegan Krifchin 6 39. Lauren Masterson 6
Who will win?
Emily Sisson 46.3 %
Jordan Hasay 25.5 %
Sara Hall 11.9 %
Desiree Linden 6.6 %
Molly Huddle 4.7 %
Sally Kipyego 2.2 %
Kellyn Taylor 1 %
Emma Bates 0.8 %
Aliphine Tuliamuk 0.5 %
Stephanie Bruce 0.1 %
Others 0.3 %

 

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