In 2014, American runner Tyler Pennel debuted at the Twin Cities Marathon and made his mark in the running world by winning in 2:13:23. Two
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.
The 2016 Olympic hopeful is part of a competitive field at the Rock 'n' Roll Virginia Beach Run Festival.
Lauren Kleppin and Tyler Pennel will compete in Saturday’s World Half Marathon Championships in Copenhagen.