The sub-13 minute 5,000-meter is focused on making an impact in the 10,000 meters.
He continues to train the best at age 75.
Many of the distance races will serve as an Olympic Trials preview.
A torn hamstring and now hip problems have kept the former American-record holder out of competition.
He'd rather push a stopwatch than play golf.
He isn't counting his sub-optimal 2:20 showing in Los Angeles earlier this year.
Vivian Cheruiyot won with a 62-second closing lap.
The 2009 winner, Will Leer is hoping for another victory.
“If we’re going to do this we’re going to try to be the best in the world,” Chris Solinsky