Photo Gallery: Americans Torch The Track At Payton Jordan Cardinal Invite

  • By Mario Fraioli
  • Published May. 2, 2011
  • Updated Jun. 30, 2011 at 1:33 PM UTC

Three world-leading marks and two dozen Olympic Games “A” qualifying times highlighted the results of Sunday night’s Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational at Stanford University.  Hundreds of athletes flocked to this distance-oriented meet to take advantage of the reliably cool and dry conditions. Check out these great photos from

For a meet recap, click here.

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Mario Fraioli

Mario Fraioli

Mario Fraioli is a senior editor at Competitor magazine. A cross-country All-American at Stonehill College in 2003, he now coaches the Prado Women's Racing Team in San Diego and was the men's marathon coach for Costa Rica's 2012 Olympic team. His first book, The Official Rock 'n' Roll Guide To Marathon & Half-Marathon Training (VeloPress, 2013) is available in bookstores, running shops and online.

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