heather Wilson

Birthday: June 13, 1990

Hometown: Homer, NY

College: University of Connecticut

Personal Bests: 800m - 2:03.30, 1500m 4:07.47, Mile 4:29.39, 3000m 9:10.21

Notable Accomplishments:

2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier 1500m

60th U.S. Woman in History to Break 4:30 Mile

4 x USATF Outdoor Championship 1500m Qualifier

USATF Outdoor Championship 1500m Finalist

IAAF World Indoor Championship Standard – 1500m

Blue Jeans Mile World Record Holder

Favorite Shoe: HOKA ONE ONE® Clifton 4

Why NJNYTC? The trifecta of Gags' passion and knowledge as a coach, incredible training partners with the perfect mix of strength and weaknesses that complement my own, and being located in the northeast.

Greatest Strength: Work horse with a high pain tolerance

Greatest Weakness: Work horse with a high pain tolerance

Favorite Gags Quote: "What is this sh!t ? Blue Jean? Ha ha. You better run 201 405 , Dungaree doll!!!!" -After running the Raleigh Denim Mile

Role Model: Grete Waitz

Hobbies: Traveling, trivia, coffee consumption, cooking and making fun of Dani's driving.

Running Idiosyncrasy: I chew gum on warm-ups, cool-downs and easy runs.

One Run With Anyone: Dave Barry