Mara Olson

Mara Fairview

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College:

  • Butler University

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Event PRs:

  • 1500m –  4:23 (2014)
  • Mile –   4:43 (2016)
  • 3k – 9:06 (2015)
  • 3k Steeple – 9:56 (2016)
  • 5k – 15:47 (2014)
  • 10k – 33:03 (2015)

Career Highlights:

  • College: 
    • 3 x All-American D1 Track and Field All-American (2014, 2015)
    • All-American D1 Cross Country All-American (2013)
  • Post-Collegiately:
    • 5th – US 10 Mile Road Championships (2016)
    • 7th – US 5km Road Championships (2016)
    • 10th – US 5km Road Championships (2015)

Her Story:

  • Mara has always had an affinity for running, but initially she started out playing soccer and basketball in her hometown of St. Louis Park, MN. It wasn’t until college, representing Butler University, that she fell in love with running as a sport. She left the Midwest for Boulder, CO after graduating, where she currently trains. Mara will head to med school at UCSF in the Fall of 2017.