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Shannon Rowbury sets the 1500m American record 3:56.29!

on July 17, 2015

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Shannon Rowbury finished third in the Monaco Diamond League with a new personal best time of 3:56.29, breaking the 31-year-old American record of 3:57.12. Rowbury's previous best was 3:59.49.

A Duke graduate, Shannon is a San Francisco native who currently lives in the city and trains in San Francisco and Berkeley.

  • Nike

  • Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep

  • Duke University

  • September 19, 1984

  • John Cook

  • 2:00.47 (800m), 4:00.33 (1500m), 8:31.38 (3000m), 15:00.51 (5000m)

  • In 2008, Shannon was the USATF indoor 3000 meters national champion, the Olympic Trials 1500 meter champion, and an Olympic Finalist in the Beijing Games. In 2009, Shannon was both the USATF Outdoor National Champion (1500) and USATF Road Mile National Champion. She also captured a bronze medal in Berlin's World Championships.

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