Running USA - Runners of Interest - Kathryn MartinKathryn Martin

  • Birthdate Sept 30, 1951
  • Profiled in the New York Times about her successful, late start to running
  • Won the 3000 meters at the 2010 World Masters Indoor Athletics Championships W55, in 11:31.65
  • Ran a 40:28, just one second off the "unvalidatable" single age record for 58-year-olds, at the 2009 Joe Kleinerman 10K
  • Won 2009 & 2011 USA Cross Country titles (F55-59); in 2011, top age-graded (92.17%)
  • F55-59 USA Masters 5K champion in 2010, 19:02, age-graded 99.19% (highest overall) at age 59
  • 18:41 for 5K in 2008
  • 19:11 for 5K in 2009, age-graded 96.6%
  • 2010 U.S. record in F55 2000m Steeplechase in winning 8:13.10 (she also won the 800, 1500 and 10,000m)
  • 1:01:02 at 2010 USA Masters 15K Championships, age-graded (95.16%)
  • 2008 USA Masters Outdoor champion at 800m, 1500m 5000m, 10,000m and 2000m steeplechase
  • 2011 USA Masters 8K champion in F55-59 age group, 32:22
  • Former nurse, now a real estate agent
  • Running Times article about her accomplishments
  • U.S. record in F50-54 division for 1500m, mile, 3000m and 10,000m
  • 2010 USATF Outstanding Masters Athlete of the Year, F55-59
  • 2011 NYC Half-Marathon (1:26:31)
  • U.S. record for F60-64 and F60 with 19:04 5K at 2011 USA Masters 5K Championships
  • 2012 USA Cross Country Championships, 33:43.8  8K, top age-graded (92.25%), 9th place Masters Women
  • Pending U.S. and World Record 15K for F60-64, Ted Corbitt 15K, 2012, 1:01:23
  • 2012 USA Masters Half-Marathon champion for F60-64 in 1:30:39
  • Fourth place overall at 2012 USA 50K Road Championships, 3:58:37 finish (a 60-64 U.S. age group 50K record)
  • 2013 USA  Masters 8K champion (F60-64), 33:23, second overall age-graded (94.60%)
  • 2013 USA Masters 10K champion (F60-64), 41:56, second overall age-graded (94.83%)
  • 2013 USA Masters 1 Mile Road champion (F60-64), 5:44, second overall age-graded (101.97%)

 Running USA - Runners of Interest - Kathryn Martin

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