Jordan Chipangama

Jordan Chipangama

April 14, 2016

2016 Boston Marathon Men's Preview: Can Lelisa Desisa Win Title #3 In The Unofficial Ethiopian Olympic Selection Race?

With six guys who have run under 2:05 (more than London), this field is impressively deep. Desisa is a slight favorite but '15 runner-up/Worlds silver medallist Yemane Tsegay, '15 3rd placer Wilson Chebet and Chicago runner-up Sammy Kitwara (2:04:28 pb) are among the many guys looking to take him down. What role, if any, will the meldonium ban play?
April 06, 2016

Jordan Chipangama And Jane Kibii Win SACTOWN Run 10 Miler

Chipangama won in 49:23 over Phillip Reid (49:37) and Nick Arciniaga (49:53) while Kibii set a CR in 53:20 to beat Sara Hall (53:34).
November 26, 2015

Jordan Chipangama Wins Dana Point Turkey Trot 10K In 30:00; Belainesh Gebre Wins Women's Race In 33:24

Chipangama beat out Juan Paredes by 1-second as Nick Arciniaga was 5th (30:30).
September 27, 2015

Meb Keflezighi Breaks U.S. Masters Half Marathon Record At Rock ’n’ Roll San Jose

Meb ran 1:03:02 to finish 2-seconds behind Jordan Chipangama as Aliphine Tuliamuk-Bolton won the women's race in 1:11:26. *MB: Meb gets U.S. 1/2 Masters record in San Jose - 63:02
June 21, 2015

Kenyans Elisha Barno (2:10:36) And Jane Kibii (2:32:06) Win 2015 Grandma's Marathon

Barno won over last year's CR setter Dominic Ondoro (2:11:17) while Jordan Chipangama was 3rd (2:11:17). On the women's side USA's Lindsey Scherf was a close second in 2:32:19 while CR holder Sarah Kiptoo was 3rd (2:32:51). Shadrack Biwott won the men's half in 64:09 as the top three were only separated by a second. Neelly Spence Gracey won the women's race (1:11:25).
* Barno And Ondoro Are Training Partners Who Worked Together For Most Of The Race At mile 20 Ondoro said, "Don't wait for me. Just go."
*Star Tribune: Kenyans push each other to finish 1-2
*Star Tribune: Half-marathon goes to the wire for top 3 finishers Spence says she's ready to move up to the full marathon.
*A Lot More Coverage From Duluth News Tribune

June 01, 2015

Meb Keflezighi Wins USATF Masters Title at Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

In his first race as a master Meb set the half-marathon WR at 62:29 although the race was actually won by Jordan Chipangama in 62:27. Eri Hayakawa won the women's half (1:10:50) while Sara Hall was 3rd (1:11:31) and Jen Rhines won the masters race (1:16:36).
*This site says the Masters WR is 62:28 by NZ's John Campbell

April 15, 2015

Jordan Chipangama And Jane Kibii Won Sunday's Credit Union SACTOWN Ten Mile

Chipangama won in 48:29, beating  Shadrack Biwott by 6-seconds.

December 06, 2014

California International Marathon Preview: Renee Baillie Aims For Course Record And Win In Her 2nd Marathon

She ran 2:27:17 in her debut at Chicago 2012. Here she is the favorite over a couple of 2:33 international runners. The men's field has a slew of sub-2:13 runners including NAU alum Jordan Chipangama (2:12:22).

January 08, 2014

New Professional Running Team Northern Arizona Elite Forms In Flagstaff, AZ

This is a separate group from the earlier announced Team Run Flagstaff and includes team members Ben and Stephanie (Rothstein) Bruce, 2:13 marathoner Jordan Chipangama and World Championship half marathoner Maegan Krifchin.