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Olympic Trials: Racing schedule set for Gabriele Anderson

Gabriele Anderson is shown after winning the 2009 Turtle Fest 5k. Anderson, 22-years-old at the time, had a first place time of 18:42.11. FOCUS File Photo.

The 2012 U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team Trials will begin Thursday, June 21 in Eugene, Ore., at Hayward Field.

Perham's Gabriele Anderson's quest for a spot on the U.S.A. Olympic team will begin a week into the Trials on Thursday, June 28.

Anderson will be attempting to qualify for the London games in the 1500-meter run.

The qualifying race will be held on day 7, June 28, at 3:50 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time).

The finals in the 1500m are one of the last races scheduled and will be held near the end of the Trials on July 1, at 4:23 p.m. PST.

A full schedule of the Olympic Trials is linked to this story.

Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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