2017 Elite Athlete Team

Men

Name Country Personal Best
Abdihakem “Abdi” Abdirahman USA 2:08:56 (Chicago, 2006)
Yared Asmerom Eritrea 2:07:27 (Chunchon, 2011) NR
Shadrack Biwott USA 2:12:01 (New York City, 2016)
Wilson Chebet Kenya 2:05:27 (Rotterdam, 2011)
Lemi Berhanu Hayle Ethiopia 2:04:33 (Dubai, 2016)
Mebrahtom “Meb” Keflezighi USA 2:08:37 (Boston, 2014)
Geoffrey Kirui Kenya 2:06:27 (Amsterdam, 2016)
Sammy Kitwara Kenya 2:04:28 (Chicago, 2014)
Wesley Korir Kenya 2:06:13 (Chicago, 2012)
Sisay Lemma Ethiopia 2:05:16 (Dubai, 2016)
Emmanuel Mutai Kenya 2:03:13 (Berlin, 2014)
Cutbert Nyasango Zimbabwe 2:09:52 (Prague, 2014)
Suguru Osako Japan Marathon Debut
Luke Puskedra USA 2:10:24 (Chicago, 2015)
Sean Quigley USA 2:13:30 (Fukuoka, 2014)
Galen Rupp USA 2:10:05 (Rio de Janeiro, 2016)
Daniel Salel Kenya Marathon Debut
Dino Sefir Ethiopia 2:04:50 (Dubai, 2012)
Yemane Tsegay Ethiopia 2:04:48 (Rotterdam, 2012)
Jared Ward USA 2:11:30 (Rio de Janeiro, 2016)

Women

Name Country Personal Best
Ruti Aga Ethiopia 2:24:41 (Berlin, 2016)
Esther Atkins USA 2:33:15 (Boston, 2014)
Atsede Baysa Ethiopia 2:22:03 (Chicago, 2012)
Rose Chelimo Bahrain 2:24:14 (Seoul, 2016)
Joyce Chepkirui Kenya 2:24:11 (Amsterdam, 2015)
Gladys Cherono Kenya 2:19:25 (Berlin, 2015)
Liz Costello USA Marathon Debut
Buzunesh Deba Ethiopia/USA 2:19:59 (Boston, 2014)
Lindsay Flanagan USA 2:29:28 (Frankfurt, 2016)
Rachel Hannah Canada 2:32:09 (Houston, 2016)
Jordan Hasay USA Marathon Debut
Valentine Kipketer Kenya 2:23:02 (Amsterdam, 2013)
Edna Kiplagat Kenya 2:19:50 (London, 2014)
Brigid Kosgei Kenya 2:24:45 (Lisbon, 2016)
Desiree Linden USA 2:22:38 (Boston, 2011)
Diane Nukuri Burundi 2:27:50 (London, 2015)
Caroline Rotich Kenya 2:23:22 (Chicago, 2012)
Blake Russell USA 2:29:10 (Chicago, 2005)