Her win at Twin Cities wasn't without late drama.
The 26-year-old marathon debutant won his first national title in impressive fashion on Sunday.
The Twin Cities Marathon played host to the USA Marathon Championships for the second straight year.
We caught up with the newly minted U.S. marathon champ before she headed back to Norway.
It was the first national title for both runners.
Olympian to run Twin Cities Marathon with numerous family members.
Organizers expect it to sell out this month.
She has already proven herself on the track and roads in shorter distances.
Born in Sudan, he is a 2:14 marathoner.