Running


Marla leads a pack of runners at the 2000 Olympic Games

Running

Career Highlights

  • 2-Time U.S. Olympian 2000 & 2004
  • 2000 Olympic Games Finalist 1500 meters, 8th Place
  • 1999 Pan-Am Games Gold Medalist 1500 meters
  • 3-Time USA Outdoor National Champion 5000 meters
  • 2002 NYC Marathon, 4th Place, Top American
  • 2003 Boston Marathon 5th Place, Top American
  • 2004 Chicago Marathon 7th Place, Top American
  • 2006 National Marathon Champion
  • 5-Time Paralympic Gold Medalist

Personal Bests

  • 800m 2:03:18 (1999)
  • 1500m 4:02:95 (2002)
  • 3000m 8:39:36 (2002)
  • 5000m 14:59:20 (2004)
  • 10k road 31:46 (2002)
  • 20k road 1:05:52 (2003)
  • ½ Marathon 1:11:19 (2002)
  • Marathon 2:27:10 (2002)
  • High Jump 5' 11 1/2" (1995)
  • Long Jump 19' 4 1/2" (1996)
  • 100m Hurdles 13.79 (1995)
  • Heptathlon 5769 points (1996)