Stanley Kebenei

QT: 1:01:57

Residence: Colorado Springs, CO

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

College: University of Arkansas

Age on Race Day: 30

Affiliation: Nike

Qualifying Race: Pittsburgh Half Marathon 2019

Half Marathon Best: 1:01:57

Social Handles: Instagram - @3000msteepler Twitter - @tanuistan

Favorite inspirational quote: "Aluta continua; struggle continues."

Favorite song to run to: Dirt Road Anthem

Go-to breakfast: Bread and tea and sometimes bacon

Of Note: 

  • Professional athlete
  • Ran 46:00 at 2019 Cherry Blossom; at first it was thought he broke Greg Meyer's 46:13 American record set in 1983, but course was later found to be about 240 feet short
  • 2016 USATF 15 km Champion
  • Runner-up, 2019 USATF Half Marathon Championships (where he earned OTQ)
  • Finalist in 3000m steeplechase in 2016 Trials; 5th in 2017 and 10th in 2019 World Championships in the steeple
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