Olson at Husky Classic

2014 Husky Classic   2/14/2014   Dempsey Indoor    Seattle  WA

Men 5000 Meter Run INVITE

Erik Olson (Novato) of Stanford ran a PR in the 5000M to place 4th in 13:42.56 The race was won by Edward Cheserek of Oregon in 13:40.51. Erik’s time puts him at #6 on the Stanford All-Time List.


MCAL ALL COMER “FESTIVAL”   Drake HS    Saturday March 1, 2014

9:00 a.m.  5 laps (all girls, then all boys)

9:40 a.m.  8 x 200 meter relay, 4 girls, 4 lads (girl, boy, girl, boy etc.; no divisions)

9:55 a.m.  100m meter hurdles, 110m high hurdles at race height (girls, boys by categories — new, moderate, advanced)

10:25 a.m. 100 meters (boys, girls, by new, moderate, advanced)

11:20 a.m. 3 laps  (boys, girls)

11:45 a.m.  600 meters (boys, girls, by new, moderate, advanced)

12:00 p.m. 300 meters intermediate or low hurdles at race heights (boys, girls by new, moderate, advanced)

12:20 p.m. 300 meters  (boys, girls, by new, moderate, advanced)

Field events begin at 9:30 a.m., except girls’ pole vault and triple jumpers; two attempts for shot and discus, two misses in vault and high jump, two jumps from where you take off in long jump and triple jumps;  when the boys’ vault and the long jump are completed, the girls’ vault and triple jump begin.

Olson Sets PR in 3KM

Penn State National Invitational       Sat.  Feb 2, 2014       University Park PA

Erik Olson (Novato), a senior at Stanford, ran 7:57.78 in the Invitational 3000m Run to place 2nd. The race was won by Patrick Tiernan of Villanova in 7:57.75, a new meet record. Erik also broke the former meet record of 7:58.51.