Ryan Hall - Olympic Runner
Ryan Hall (born October 14, 1982 in Kirkland, Washington) is a retired American long-distance runner. He won the marathon at the 2008 United States Olympic Trials and placed tenth in the Olympic marathon in Beijing. He holds the U.S. record in the half marathon(59:43). With his half marathon record time, he became the first U.S. runner to break the one-hour barrier in the event.