USATF Georgia Association "Dream 800"

4/12/2017
 
USATF Georgia compiles star-studded “dream 800 meter” field to showcase some of the best and brightest middle distance talent in the United States.
 
April 12th, 2017 - Some of the most accomplished 800 meter runners in the nation have been confirmed for the USATF Georgia Association Dream 800 race on May 19, 2017. The race could potentially be one of the fastest 800 meter races held on Georgia soil.
 
Confirmed participants include:
  1. Eric Sowinski (1:44.5) 2016 World Indoor Bronze Medalist
  2. Ryan Martin (1:44.7) Pan American Games Bronze Medalist
  3. Shaquille Walker (1:44.9) 3rd Place finisher 2016 NCAA Championships (800m)
  4. Drew Windle (1:45.6) NCAA Division 2 Champion (800m)
  5. Alex Amankwah (1:45.9) 2016 Olympian (Ghana)
With three competitors in the field at sub-1:45, the Dream 800 is set to be one of the most competitive races globally.
 
For more information, contact race director Mike Spino at LDR@georgia.usatf.org. For additional information, see USATF Georgia Long Distance Running.  

For meet schedule, see Georgia Meet of Champions web site.