Molly Huddle now owns the American 5,000m record on both the track and the road.
There are thousands of 5K races across the United States every year, but these stand out from the rest.
Huddle lives and trains 40 miles from Boston in Providence, R.I.
He shattered the course record as well.
It was a wet and windy morning in Beantown for the B.A.A. 5K on Sunday, one day before the 115th running of Boston Marathon. Ben True and
It's the first elite field in the 5K's 3-year history.
After he won the B.A.A 5K we found Josh Cox to find out why he came to Boston and how he found himself in the 5K.