In the 1500 meters, Oregon Track Club Elite’s Russell Brown outkicked a top-notch field that included U.S. 10k record holder Chris Solinsky and double NCAA champ Miles Batty of BYU. His final lap of under 53 seconds helped Brown achieve a personal best time of 3:35.70.
The 5000 meters saw Aaron Braun of McMillan Elite make a strong move in the race’s closing stretches to win in a personal best time of 13:27.01. Jorge Torres made his return to the track to claim second place while British runner Andy Vernon was third.
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