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Achievements

Dathan running his PR 2:10:00 in London.  Photo:  PhotoRun.net

Dathan running his PR 2:10:00 in London. Photo: PhotoRun.net

Lifetime PRs:
1500m-3:42.99 (2002)
3000m-7:39.03 (2007)
2 mile-8:11.74 (2007)
5000m-12:56.27 (2009) – American Record
10,000m-27:22.28 (2009)
Half-Marathon-1:00:00 (2009)
Marathon-2:10:00 (2009)

Career Highlights

2009
Third place at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (1:00:00)
Set American Record of 12:56.27 at 5000m in Zurich
Sixth place in the 10,000m at the IAAF World Championships (27:22.28)
Runner-up in the 10,000m at US Outdoor Championships (27:58.59)
Eleventh place at the London Marathon (2:10:00)

2008
Ninth place in the marathon at the Olympic Games (2:11:59)
Third place in the 10,000m at the USA Outdoor Championships (28:31.88)
USA XC Champion

2007
Qualified for Olympics as runner-up in the marathon at the Olympic trials (2:11:06)
Third place at the US XC Championships
Ninth place in the 10,000m at the IAAF World Championships (28:28.59)

2006
Third place in 5000m at the US Outdoor Championship (13:16.61)
Second place in 10,000m at the Stanford Invitational (27:35.65)
Fourth place at the Great Edinburgh XC meet
Eleventh place, debut, at the New York City Marathon (2:14:01)

2005
USA 12K XC champion
Sixty-second place at the IAAF World XC Championships
Winner of the Belfast International XC Race

2004
Qualified for Olympics by placing 22nd (injured) at the Olympic Trials (31:13.91)

University of Colorado (2001-2004)

Collegiate PRs:
1500m-3:42.99
3000m-7:50.39
5000m-13:27.77
10,000-27:38.50

2004
Runner-up in the 5000m at the NCAA Outdoors (13:52.13)

2003
NCAA XC Champion (29:14.01)
Big 12 XC Champion

2002
Fourth place in the 5000m at NCAA Outdoors (14:01.02)
Big 12 5000m champion
Fifth place at US XC Championships
Twenty-fourth place at World XC Championships

2001
Fourth place at NCAA Cross Country
Second place at Big 12 XC

Rockford (Mich.) High School (1998-2001)

Prep PRs:
1600m-4:05.9
3200m-8:41.10
5000m-13:44.70

2001
National Scholastic 2-mile champion
Eleventh in the 5,000m at USA Outdoors

2000
Third place at the IAAF World Junior Championships
Second place at US XC Junior Championships
Foot Locker XC champion

1999
Foot Locker XC champion