Adam Goucher, originally from Colorado Springs, graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in communications. While with the Buffaloes, Adam had a dominant collegiate career, capped by his winning the 1998 NCAA Cross Country Championships. Adam's early career was also successful as he ran 13:11 for 5000m and won the 2000 Olympic Trials. Since 2000, he has been plagued with repeated injuries and health problems. Still, with the fastest PR of any of the runners, Adam cannot be counted out of any race he's in.

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College: Colorado

Coach: Mark Wetmore

Club: Nike

1500 -- 3:36.64
3000 -- 7:34.96
5000 -- 13:11.25