Name: Jennifer Simpson
Sport: Track and Field
Current Residence: Monument, Colo.
College: University of Colorado '09, Political Science/Economics
- 2012 Olympic Games, 12th in her heat and did not advance to finals in the 1500m
- 2011 World Championships, gold (1,500-meter)
- Four-time national indoor champion
- American steeplechase record holder (912.50)
Fun Facts: Grew up wanting to be an Olympian in the sport of equestrian...Started running competitively in grade school...Trains at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.
USA Track and Field Bio