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Our Elite Athlete Coordinator and Recruiter, Nate Brannen!

Profile Nathan Brannen is a middle distance runner from Canada, specializing in the 800m, 1500m and mile events. Brannen is a 3-time Olympian in the 1500m for Canada and has been competing professionally for 12 years. Coming out of high-school as a sub 4-minute miler, his career took off while competing at the University of Michigan where he won 4 NCAA Track and Field Titles, 6 big Ten Titles, and was an 11-time All-American in Track and Field (8) and Cross-country (3). Nathan has been one of the top 1500m runners in the World for more than a decade. Nathan is the Canadian record holder in the Indoor (2:16.86) and Outdoor (2:16.51) 1000m, Indoor Mile (3:54.32), and Outdoor 2000m (4:59.52) and is the previous record holder of the Junior 800m (1:46.60) and Indoor 800m (1:47.71). Most recently, Brannen finished 10th at the Rio Olympic Games in the 1500m event.

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Meet Olympic Medalist Nick Willis!

Introducing Nick Willis. Nick is the first of our elite field to be announced. He is a two time Olympic medalist at 1500 meters, with a silver and bronze medal win for New Zealand.

Nick's personal best for the mile is 3:49.83!

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Prize Purse Info

Prize Money: 13K for Elite Men and Women

$200 for top Men and Women Ohio Resident,

$100 for top Master's Men and Women