Shalane Flanagan broke the AR for 10k on the roads today, September 6, 2015 in Holland! Nice one, Shalane!
Flanagan sets American 10K road record in Holland
HOLLAND, Netherlands — Shalane Flanagan (Marblehead, Massachusetts) set an American record Sunday at the Tilburg Ten Miles in Holland, Netherlands.
Flanagan ran 31:03 for the road 10K Sunday, trimming three seconds off the previous record, set in 1990 by Lynn Jennings in Orlando, Florida.
Flanagan’s previous best over the distance was 31:27 at the 2014 Beach to Beacon 10k, and the two-time Olympian now owns six American records (indoor 3000m, indoor 5000m, 10,000m, road 15k, women’s-only marathon).