Molly HUDDLE

Molly HUDDLE - U.S.A. - Fourth place in 10,000m at 2015 World Championships.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 24 August 2015

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 31 August 1984
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      Elmira, N.Y., U.S.A.
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Molly HUDDLE - U.S.A. - Fourth place in 10,000m at 2015 World Championships.

Molly Huddle leading the field in the final of the women's 10,000 metres

in Beijing where she just lost out winning the bronze medal to fellow USA athlere

Emilt Infield.

 

2015 World Athletics Championship. Beijing

Final women's 10,000 metres.


1.
 Vivian  CHERUIYOT  KEN 31:41.31

2.
 Gelete  BURKA  ETH  31:41.77
3.  Emily  INFIELD  USA  31:43.39
4.  Molly  HUDDLE  USA  31:43.58
5.  Sally  KIPYEGO  KEN  31:44.42 SB
6.  Shalane  FLANAGAN  USE  31.46.23
7.  Alemitu  HEROYE  ETH  31:49.73
8.  Betsy  SAINA  KEN  31:51.35
SB

 

 

One year later at the Rio Games Molly finished sixth, but had the satisfaction of

setting a new U.S.A. record for the 10,000 metres, in one of the outstanding

finals of the 2016 Games. Eight women set National records in the final plus

Almaz Ayana's remarkable new World Record.

 

2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Final Women's 10,000 metres.


 1.  Almaz Ayana  Ethiopia  29:17.45  World record
 2.  Vivian Cheruiyot  Kenya  29:32.53  NR
 3.  Tirunesh Dibaba  Ethiopia  29:42.56  PB
 4.  Alice Aprot Nawowuna  Kenya  29:53.51  PB
 5.  Betsy Saina  Kenya  30:07.78  PB
 6.  Molly Huddle  United States  30:13.17  NR
 7.  Yasemin Can  Turkey   
 30:26.41   
 PB
 8.  Gelete Burka  Ethiopia  30:26.66  PB