Shalane Flanagan: Her Career in Photos
|Born:||July 8, 1981 (38)|
|Notes:||3x NCAA Champion, 3x Olympian, NYC Marathon Winner|
Shalane Flanagan, who announced her retirement from professional running, will be remembered as one of the most inspiring American runners of her generation. From her...Tuesday October 22, 2019
Shalane Flanagan Announces Retirement, Takes on Full-Time Coaching Role
Shalane Flanagan, one of the most decorated distance runners in American history, announced Monday she is retiring from professional running. During her 15-year pro career,...Monday October 21, 2019
225 years of Tar Heels: Shalane Flanagan
When Shalane Flanagan won the 2017 New York City Marathon, she was not only the first woman to cross the line that day, but she...
Monday April 15, 2019
A Year After Her Breakthrough, Shalane Flanagan Runs On
When you are the first American to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years, you have two choices. You could go out on...
Sunday November 4, 2018
How Shalane Flanagan Overcame Setbacks And Won The NYC Marathon
Shalane Flanagan: A professional runner is a lifestyle. It’s not your typical 9-5 job. I am “working” seven days a week and making daily decisions...
Tuesday September 25, 2018
Shalane Flanagan on elevating other athletes through inspiration and diet
It was a history making moment as Shalane Flanagan, at age 36, became the first American woman in 40 years to win the New York...
Thursday August 30, 2018
Shalane Flanagan Is Still On The Go, And So Is Her New Cookbook
The way Shalane Flanagan tells it, she and her cookbook co-author Elyse Kopecky had no intentions of producing a follow-up to their 2016 New York...Thursday August 16, 2018
Shalane Flanagan returning to defend NYC Marathon title
Shalane Flanagan says she will return to defend her New York City Marathon title in November. "When I think about running New York, I get...
Wednesday August 15, 2018
The Food that Fuels Shalane Flanagan
In 2017, 36-year-old Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman in 40 years to win the New York City Marathon. Her secret? Food that’s more...
Friday July 20, 2018
Shalane Flanagan: “I Think This Was My Last Boston Marathon”
For Shalane Flanagan, 36, who won the 2017 New York City Marathon in November, the experience was frustrating, placing seventh in 2:46:31. A native of...
Wednesday April 18, 2018