In addition, many athletes met the Olympic "A" Standard.
He shattered the course record as well.
It's the first elite field in the 5K's 3-year history.
Americans Bobby Curtis, Jen Rhines claim third-place positions. 2011 Carlsbad 5000 Complete Coverage Page Click here for photos of the
Top-ranked 5,000m runner Eliud Kipchoge set to attack 13 minute barrier.
The former Villanova standout has had a great 2010 season.
The field at the Emerald Nuts Midnight run is chock full of talent.
The 31-year-old Kenyan ran unchallenged in the second half of the race.
Japan University Select team wins 22nd edition on final leg.
The marathon-distance relay race was ultimately decided in the fourth leg.