Katie James

Katie was born and raised in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, where she fell in love with running in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.  She received a B.S and M.S. in Exercise Physiology at West Virginia University while competing as a member of the cross -country and track teams.  At WVU, Katie earned 3 All-American honors in cross -country (2010, 2011, 2014), was Big 12 10k champion, and placed 9th in the nation in the 10k in 2015.  Katie currently resides in Tucson, Arizona with her husband, Mark, and their darling Vizsla, Nora.  She works part time as an Exercise Physiologist in Cardiac Rehabilitation at Tucson Medical Center.  In her free time, Katie enjoys napping, reading, hiking, and cooking.



Qualify for the 2020 Olympic Trials Marathon

Personal Bests

800: 2:15

1000: 2:54

1500: 4:31

Mile: 4:46

3000: 9:17

5000: 16:00

10,000: 33:44

10M: 56:08

1/2 marathon: 1:13:47

Marathon: 2:34:39

Connect with Katie:

Twitter: @kaitlyn_m_james

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