A miler no more, the talented track star is hoping to revitalize his career by moving up to longer distances.
We caught up with the former U.S. 10,000m record holder.
Chris Solinsky will make his championship road racing debut.
The former 10,000m American-record holder isn't booking his 2012 Olympic ticket.
The sub-13 minute 5,000-meter is focused on making an impact in the 10,000 meters.
The Kenyan-born American will racing shorter distances until then.
A mix of emotions crowd the sport.
A torn hamstring and now hip problems have kept the former American-record holder out of competition.
He recently fielded questions from the press about his breakthrough race.
American Morgan Uceny runs world-leading 1500m time at the same meet.