Videos, results and highlights from the 2012 Olympic Marathon Trials in Houston, Texas on January 14, 2012. All the best will be fighting for a spot on the US Olympic team to represent the country at the London Olympic Games in August 2012. Expect to see Dathan Ritzenhein, Ryan Hall, Meb Keflezighi, the Black Cactus, Brett Gotcher, Deena Kastor, Desiree Davila, Kara Goucher, Shalane Flanagan, Amy Hastings and many more step to the line for there chance to get to London.
Michael Wardian after the Houston Marathon Olympic Trials
Jan 28, 2012
Post race interview with Michael Wardian after the 2012 Houston Marathon Olympic Trials. Wardian, the oldest finisher at the Trials (37 years young), raced the Houston Chevron Marathon less than 24 hours after finishing the Trials! His times were 2:21:50 and 2:31:17 respectively. Wardian won the Bronze Medal at the 2009 and 2010 50K World Championships in Gibraltar. He also got 3rd at the 2010 100K World Championships in Gibraltar and 6th the year before at the 100K World Champs in Belgium. In 2008, 2009 and 2010 Wardian won the USATF 50K National Championships. USATF named Wardian the Ultra Runner of the Year in 2008, 2009 and 2010. More on Michael Wardian can be found at http://mikewardian.com/