Biography

Coach:    Duane VandenbocheClub:    runs professionally for Nike

Qualifying Standard: 28:09:00Qualifying Performance:  28:07.33, Cardinal, Stanford, CA, 1 May 2005 

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE

2004 Olympic Games    Athens2003 World Track & Field Championships  Paris2003 World Indoor Track & Field Championships Birmingham2003 World Cross country Championships  Lausanne2002 Commonwealth Games   Manchester2000 Olympic Games    Sydney

NEW ZEALAND CHAMPIONSHIPS

2004  10,000m

NEW ZEALAND RECORDS

nil   

PERSONAL BESTS

10000  27:53.28 Stanford   20045000  13:22.64 Walnut    2002

RANKING

Not in World Top 100 in 2005

PERSONAL PROGRESSION

10000`  28:07.33 Stanford   2005  27:53.28 Stanford   2004  28:01.19 Stanford   2003  28:00.96 Inglewood   2002`  28:37.27 Stanford   2001  28:09.00 Stanford   2000

5000  13:23.99 Walnut    2004  13:55.98 London   2003  13:22.64 Walnut    2002  13:47.16 Walnut    2001  13:37.08  Walnut    2000

IN MAJOR EVENTS

5000 mCWG 2002: 12 13:45.87OG 2004: 17h2 13:50.0010000 m  OG 2000: 17h1 29:31.83CWG 2002: 8 28:35.27Cross Country 4.0 km  WC 2003: 69 12:09

2005 RESULTS

10000 m28:07.33  SB (62) 9r2 Cardinal Stanford CA 1 May 10 km 29:11   PB (184) 9   Cape Elizabeth ME 1 Aug 29:33     2   Minneapolis MN 20 Aug Half Marathon 63:24   PB (306) 10 Jefferson Philadelphia PA 18 Sep Marathon 2:17:20  PB (510) 11 Grandma's Duluth MN 18 Jun 

2004 RESULTS

3000 m7:52.31   SB (81)  9 Adidas Gresham OR 5 Jun 5000 m 13:58.97     10 Telstra Melbourne 12 Feb 13:23.99   SB (92) 4r3 MSR Walnut CA 16 Apr 13:32.85     8 Pre Eugene OR 19 Jun 13:43.63     14 Norw Union London 30 Jul 13:50.00     17h2 OG Athína 25 Aug 10000 m 28:55.03     1 NC Inglewood 18 Jan 27:53.28   PB (44)  10rA Cardinal Stanford CA 30 Apr 

2003 RESULTS

3000 m7:50.65i   PB (26)  6 BIG Boston MA 1 Feb 8:03.17i   9h1   WC Birmingham 14 Mar 7:52.26   PB (90)  7 Oracle Stanford CA 7 Jun 8:07.66      3 Nivelles 15 Aug 5000 m 13:57.88      5 Brunswick ME 5 Jul 13:55.98   SB (404)  13 Norw Union London 8 Aug DNS    h1    WC Saint-Denis 28 Aug 10000 m 28:01.19   SB (49)  7rA Cardinal Stanford CA 2 May DNF        WC Saint-Denis 24 Aug Cross Country 4.0 km 12:09       69 WC Lausanne-La Broye 29 Mar