The San Francisco-based runner is girding herself for three Olympic rounds.
The world champion squares off against fellow Americans Shannon Rowbury and Julie Culley.
Shannon Rowbury, Jenny Simpson complete women's team; Matt Centrowitz, Andrew Wheating round out men's squad.
They are documenting their feeling in the lead-up to the races.
The World Championship bronze medalist is pumped for the Trials.
The 2008 Olympian proves that constant goal setting is a sure path through injury.
The race pits Olympians against world champions.
Lagat passes his world championships spot on to Wheating.
We caught up with the 2008 Olympic 1,500-meter finalist on Competitor Radio.
Fast elite fields highlight popular road race in New York City. Written by: David Monti (c) 2010 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved.