Murphy selected as January Athlete of the Month

Robert Murphy, 25, of Warsaw has been named the USATF Indiana Athlete of the Month for January 2020.  

On January 19 Murphy ran 2:18:58 at the Houston Marathon to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon.  It was Murphy's second attempt at the marathon distance following his debut of 2:26:16 at the CNO Monumnetal Marathon in November.

Murphy is a 2016 graduate of IUPUI.  He is the school record holder in the 800m (1:53.84), 1500m (3:48.08), and 3000m steeplechase (8:44.91) 

The Trials will be will be held on Feburary 29 in Atlanta.  To see a list of all of the Indiana qualifiers click here.

► Robert Murphy's Bio page (on 


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