Minneapolis/St. Paul – June 5, 2019 – Three Team USA Minnesota distance runners – Kevin Lewis, Joel Reichow and Danny Docherty – will compete in the 10,000 meters at the 12th annual Portland Track Festival – High Performance Meet on June 8.
The meet will be held at Lewis & Clark College with Section 1 of the men’s 10,000m starting at 8:25 p.m. followed by Section 2 at 9:00 p.m. (Pacific time).
Lewis won the 10,000m race at the Portland Track Festival in 2018 with a personal best time of 28:32.06. This will be the third time he has competed at the Portland meet.
Reichow has a best in the 10,000m of 28:42.35 which he posted in March at the Mike Fanelli Classic in California. Docherty, who has focused on road races since April 2018, returns to the track with a best of 29:16.
About Team USA Minnesota
Team USA Minnesota is based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Founded in 2001, the purpose of the training group is to improve the competitiveness of post-collegiate American distance runners and to develop Olympians. The athletes are coached by Chris Lundstrom. Team USA Minnesota’s sponsors include Twin Cities Orthopedics, Twin Cities In Motion, and the Houston Marathon Foundation. For more information, visit the team’s web site at www.teamusaminnesota.rg.