Jenny
Simpson
Background
Birthdate: Aug. 23, 1986
Hometown: Boulder, Co USA
Personal Bests
800m: 2:00.45
1500m: 3:57.22
Mile: 4:19.3
3k Steeple: 9:12.50
5000m: 14:56.26
Major Achievements
4x NCAA Champion
8x USA National Champion
2008 and 2012 Olympian
2011 World Champion 1500m
2013 WC Silver Medalist 1500m
 

About Jenny

Jenny Simpson has broken records and made history throughout her career. Jenny represented the United States on two Olympic teams, in 2011 became the first American woman to attain gold at the world championships in the 1500m since 1983 and in 2013 became the most decorated female distance runner in U.S. history by taking home silver in the same event at the world championships in Moscow, Russia. Upon graduating from the University of Colorado in 2009 Jenny joined Team New Balance, and she continues to Make Excellent happen both on and off the track.

Leading the Way to Excellent
2009 Inaugural Bowerman Award winner
6 NCAA records (1500m, 3k Steeple, 5000m, indoor mile, indoor 3k, and indoor 5k
Competed in inaugural Olympic Steeplechase for women in 2008