The 2008 World Junior Champion in the 1500m is upbeat about her prospects in 2012.
He braved wind and rain on the course to raise money for charity.
He was paid $100,000 to endorse a famous brand of alcohol.
He hopes to break the bomb-disposal-gear marathon world record.
All eyes are on road-racing ace Leonard Komon.
The freshly fallen snow along the course made the race even more challenging.
Galen Rupp took second in the race.
The reigning European Cross-Country champion has high hopes for this Saturday.
She's come very close to a gold medal and hopes to make it happen in March.