Augustus Maiyo

Augustus Maiyo (born May 10, 1983) is a Kenyan-born American long distance runner. An alumnus of the University of Alabama, he is also in the United States Army and competes in marathons as a member of the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program.[2]

Augustus Maiyo
Augustus Maiyo 2016.jpg
Maiyo winning the Army Ten-Miler in 2016
Personal information
Born (1983-05-10) May 10, 1983 (age 37)
Sport
SportAthletics
Event(s)Steeplechase, half marathon, marathon
ClubU.S. Army
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)3000 mS – 8:29.29 (2012)
HM – 1:02:33 (2012)
Mar – 2:12:25 (2019)[1]

Maiyo won the 2012 Marine Corps Marathon.[3] At the 2012 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships Maiyo finished 15th.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on September 14, 2019. Retrieved July 28, 2019.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "WCAP: Track & Field". Armymwr.com. Archived from the original on October 11, 2016. Retrieved October 10, 2016.
  3. ^ Stubbs, Roman (October 28, 2012). "Augustus Maiyo, Hirut Guangul win Marine Corps Marathon". The Washington Post. Retrieved October 10, 2016.
  4. ^ "American Distance Project's Augustus Maiyo, Robert Cheseret, Joseph Chirlee to Compete at Sunday's Army Ten Miler". LetsRun.com. Retrieved October 10, 2016.