Dan Franek


Dan is a two-time USATF NationalChampion indoors at 3000 meters winning in 2007 and 2008 both in Boston.  He also won the USATF Masters 5k Road Championships in Syracuse in 2008 in 15:07. 2008 proved to be a great year for Dan as he finished the year with an individual runner-up finish at USATF National Club Cross-Country Championships in Spokane, WA. He is a former Ohio State University runner who now (in his words) is“getting heavier and slower after winning (his) weight in beer  the last 4  years....” Dan’sniece is Bridget Franek who ran in London Olympics and two World Championships in the Steeplechase.

National Championship Titles:
2007 USATF 3000M M40 - Boston, MA
2008 USATF 3000m M40 - Boston, MA