Max King (runner)

Max King (born February 24, 1980) is an American ultra-marathoner. He was the winner at the 2014 IAU 100 km World Championships and the 2011 World Mountain Running Championships.[1] King earned the bronze medal at the 2016 NACAC Cross Country Championships / Pan American Cross Country Cup.[2][3]

Max King
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Personal information
Full nameMaxwell King
Born (1980-02-24) 24 February 1980 (age 40)

He has also won numerous national titles at various distances ranging from half marathon to ultra marathons.[4] In addition, he has won multiple national runner of the year awards.[5]

King graduated from Cornell University in 2002, where he was a member of the Quill and Dagger society.


  1. ^ "Max King and American Men Take World 100K Titles | Runner's World". 2014-11-24. Retrieved 2015-11-01.
  2. ^ 2016 NACAC Cross Country Championships results
  3. ^ 2016 Pan American Cross Country Cup results
  4. ^ All articles by Brian (2014-11-22). "Max King Wins 100K World Championships, Leads U.S. To Team Title -". Retrieved 2015-11-01.
  5. ^ "USATF Mountain, Ultra & Trail Runners of the Year Announced". USMRT. 2015-01-20. Retrieved 2015-11-01.

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