Residence: Portland, Ore.
Marathon PR: 2:25:53, New York (2008)
2011 summary: Goucher’s run personal bests in the 15K and 20K this year and placed third at the 2011 NYC Half Marathon in 1:09:03. She switched coaches a few months ago and is now training under Flanagan’s coach, Jerry Schumacher.
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