|Member Name||Bill Rodgers|
|Types of Running||Road Runner|
|Internet Profile Link||http://www.billrodgersrunningcenter.com/|
|Fitness Statement||I am near a 50 year vet of the roads! I am the parent of two daughters,27 and 22, and run about 30 races a year across America. |
I have done this since winning boston in 75.
I think I am the only american to have a significant marathon win on five
I am tied with Frank Shorter for third spot World Rankings of Marathoners
according to Track and Field News .This is for lifetime rankings.
I love to meet new runners/marathoners,and particularly enjoy meeting some of the Vetern runners as well.
I am a great fan of our sport. I think its the most competitive sport in the
world...and the sport that has the most positive impact on our health and
|Running Achievements||Four time Boston Marathon Winner
Four time New York Marathon Winner
28 of the 59 marathons I have ran were run under 2:15. In all I have won 22 marathons in my career.
Rodgers received his B.A. in sociology from Wesleyan University, where his teammate Amby Burfoot also won the Boston Marathon while still a student. Rodgers also has an MS in special education from Boston College.
Rodgers was inducted on December 3, 1999, in Los Angeles, California to the National Track & Field Hall of Fame located in Indianapolis, Indiana. In 1998, Rodgers was inducted in the first round to the National Distance Running Hall Of Fame in Utica, New York.
Member Photo Galleries
|Date||Event Name||Location||Distance||Race Time||Place|
|7/27/13||Bix 7||Davenport, Iowa||7 Miles||55:25||1657|
|Name||Event||Race||Bib#||Time||Place||Points||Prize Money||Full Results|
|Bill Rodgers||Pleasanton 12/23/12||Double Road Race||72||1:18:12||247||10||0.00||results|