Posts Tagged: desiree davila

Jan | 14
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Brooks Athletes, Events, Inspiration

Hansons-Brooks ODP Runner Desiree Davila Secures Coveted Seat on Team USA for 2012 Olympics

Desiree Davila, member of the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Project (ODP), an elite running team sponsored by Brooks, crossed the line at the USA Olympic Marathon Trials, earning herself a place on the 2012 USA Olympic Marathon team. Davila, one of 191 women competing for three spots, clocked in with an official time of 2:25:55. Click… Read more »

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May | 17
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Brooks Athletes, Inspiration

Morning Run with Desiree Davila

Last week, Brooks held our  bi-annual company meeting at the beautiful Coeur d’Alene Resort . Before we got down to business each day, Brooks staff (including CEO Jim Weber) met at 5:50 a.m. for a company run. This was my first group run since joining the Brooks team, so I didn’t know what to expect…. Read more »

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Apr | 19
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Desiree Davila Battles to the Finish

Desiree Davila fought to the tape to become the first American female finisher and second-place overall female finisher at the 2011 Boston Marathon. Desi clocked in at the official time of 2:22:38, an American women’s course record, making her the third fastest U.S. female marathoner of all time. Only Olympic medalists Joan Benoit Samuelson and… Read more »

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Oct | 13
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Desiree Davila Finishes Fifth in Chicago

The Chicago Tribune chats with Hansons-Brooks Distance Project team member Desiree Davila after she finishes fifth in the women’s field at the Chicago Marathon. In her third-ever race at this distance, Davila was the top American woman finisher, with a personal record of 2:31:33. Read the story here. Congratulations, Des!

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