Bijan Mazaheri

PERSONAL BESTS

  • 3000m (indoor) - 8:14
  • 5000m (indoor) - 14:11 
  • 8000m (XC) - 24:08 
  • 10000m - 29:15  
  • Half Marathon  - 1:04:07 
  • Marathon - 2:15:26

Bijan Mazaheri

BACKGROUND
     Birthdate:  June 28, 1994
     Citizenship:  USA, Sweden 
     Hometown:  Wellesley, MA
     Current Residence:  Pasadena, CA
     Undergraduate:  Williams College, 2016
     Graduate:  Cambridge University, 2017
                              CalTech (present)

     LinkedIn - Bijan Mazaheri
     Instagram - @honey_bijan
      

ABOUT BIJAN
Bijan is a long distance runner focusing on the 10k and half marathon.  His future plans include building up to the marathon for the 2020 Olympic Trials.  He is a second year Ph.D student at Caltech studying Computing and Mathematical Sciences supported by an NSF fellowship.  Bijan is also the assistant cross country & track coach at the university.

COLLEGIATE & OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 8 time NCAA DIII All American
  • 7th at Paul Short Invitational Gold Race (XC) (24:08, 2015)
  • Winner of Boston University Valentine Invitational 5k (indoor) (14:11, 2016)
  • 7th at BUCS (British University) National Cross Country Championships (2017)
  • 19th at USATF Half-Marathon Championships (66:39, 2018)
  • 3rd at San Jose RnR Half-Marathon (64:07, 2018)