Friday, May 16, 2008

Kiyoko Shimahara Training in Albuquerque to Prepare for Chicago

by Brett Larner

JRN reader John Schrup reports that 2007 Osaka World Championships women`s marathon 6th place finisher and 2006 Asia Games women`s marathon silver medalist Kiyoko Shimahara is in Albuquerque, New Mexico for altitude training with Second Wind AC. Shimahara is a talented heat runner but was not selected for the Beijing Olympics team. Schrup reports that Shimahara is preparing for this year`s Chicago Marathon and came to his running shop during a break in training.

1 comment:

Ted said...

And they are back in ABQ again after Bay to Breakers.