Posts Tagged ‘Max King’

The Ultra Experience

The Ultra Experience

Most of the time here at HepsTrack, we try to follow the road or track racing results throughout the year as there are many alumni who compete in these events on a regular basis.  There are times where we venture into the trail racing results, mainly when the headline proclaim Cornell alumnus Max King was […]


Bittersweet Trials

Bittersweet Trials

  The US Olympic Marathon trials were held this past weekend in Houston, TX, yielding what USATF called “the fastest US marathon races in trials history“.  Five lucky Ivy Leaguers finished, with Cornell’s Max King being the highest finisher in 19th place.  King, who prefers the half marathon technical trail races, had this to say […]


Going the Houston Distance

Going the Houston Distance

  With one hundred and ninety five days to go until the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, the first members of the USA Olympic team will be decided on the Olympic Trials Marathon course in Houston, Texas. Both the men’s and women’s Olympic Trials races will start and finish on Saturday morning in front of the George […]


Like Usain Bolt of the Mountains

Like Usain Bolt of the Mountains

No one in the world can run the Trials like Max King. And he just proves it over and over again, winning his fourth straight national title.


King Looks To Continue Reign

King Looks To Continue Reign

Cornell graduate Max King, who just won the World Mountain Running Championships, will go after his fourth consecutive XTERRA Trail Run national title in Utah.


And New World Champion…

And New World Champion...

Former Cornell steeplechaser Max King claimed the world mountain running title today in Albania, throwing a shock into the East African mountain running community.


True, King Pace Team USA

True, King Pace Team USA

The top two finishers for Team USA at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships today in Spain were Ivy Leaguers — Ben True, who ran at Dartmouth, and Max King, who competed for the Big Red of Cornell.


Ivy News From Around The Globe

Ivy News From Around The Globe

Two former Heps champions — Ben True of Dartmouth and Max King of Cornell — will be representing Team USA at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Punta Umbria, Spain, on Sunday.


True, So True

True, So True

Three-time Heps cross country champion Ben True took fifth at the USA Cross Country Championships in San Diego, Calif., on Saturday, just two seconds behind 2008 Olympian Matt Tegenkamp.


Raise The Roof? What Roof?

Raise The Roof? What Roof?

Ten members of the Heps Nation will run in Saturday’s USA Cross Country Championships at Mission Bay Park in San Diego, Calif., headlined by 2008 Olympic triathlete Jarrod Shoemaker, a former Heps cross country champion for Dartmouth.


Great Time For A Run

Great Time For A Run

If you are digging out of more than a foot of snow in New York or Philadelphia today, you may not even imagine that we are still in the midst of the outdoor running season. And, as always, the Heps Nation is well represented. At least four former Leaguers will be running in Saturday’s USA […]


Nearly A Max King Weekend

Nearly A Max King Weekend

The Bay Area Track Club held its first Bay Area Cross Country Challenge on Sunday in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park and both genders had a Hepster among the top five. Former Cornell steeplechaser Max King finished third in 23:12, the same time as the winner and runner-up. That’s King in white crossing the line […]


Wandering Ivies, Vol. 1

Wandering Ivies, Vol. 1

We have certainly covered the realm of alumni news here at HepsTrack.com, but we finally have a name for it. So for the first time in any organized fashion, we bring you Wandering Ivies. And if you have Wandering Ivies’ news to pass along, click right here and help out the cause. First up, if […]


News You Might Use

News You Might Use

As we head into the final weekend before Heps, there are several items that might be of interest. Here goes: In case you missed it, HepsTrack asked the coaches where the contenders in Van Cortlandt Park separate themselves from the pack. The famed back hills generated much of the response. By the way, if you […]


Honor at the Finish

Honor at the Finish

We just recently wrote about former Cornellian Max King winning an off-road half marathon. Now comes an even more impressive feat… and it did not result in victory. On Sept. 25, King was running second in the USA 50k Trial Championships in Bend, Ore., and after covering more than a marathon, race officials directed the […]


King of the Forest

King of the Forest

A few weeks ago, former Cornell standout Max King won his third straight XTERRA Trail Run National Championship, an event that drew 400 runners to the woods of Bend, Ore. Basically, the event is an off-road half marathon and the chemical engineer finished the 13.9-mile course through the Deschutes National Forest in 1:15:57. “When you […]