Join Potomac River Running for an evening with highly accomplished track & field athlete Nick Symmonds! Nick’s standout event in his professional career is the 800 meters. He competed in the 800m at two consecutive Olympic Games, reaching the semi-finals in Beijing 2008, and finishing fifth in the London 2012 final, running a personal best of 1:42.95. He won a silver medal in the 800m at the 2013 World Championships, having previously finished sixth in the 2009 final and fifth in 2011. Off the track, Nick and his former coach, Sam Lapray, founded Run Gum in 2014.
Nick will be at =PR= Fairfax to speak, answer questions, take photos, and sign autographs.