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Meet our athletes.

Learn more about our athletes and their teams.

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Coach Danny Mackey in field
Seattle, WA

Brooks Beasts

Our Seattle-based pro runners specialize in distances from the 800m to the 5,000m. The Beasts are led by Coach Danny Mackey and include athletes representing nations around the world.

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Rochester, MI

Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Project

For over 20 years, brothers Keith and Kevin Hanson have helped nurture American distance running through the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Project (ODP). Their mission: give talented runners the tools, training, and camaraderie they need to compete with the best.

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Runners on dirt road
Los Angeles, CA

Angel City Elite

Formed in 2021, this team of Latinx women works to build better communities and inspire youth by championing representation in the sport. Team members include women who ran at the US Olympic marathon trials as well as those celebrating their first-time marathon finishes.

Des Linden running in a city
Runner wearing yellow tank shirt
Around the globe

Mavericks

Aside from teams, Brooks also sponsors individual athletes who stand out for their character off the run as well as their smoking-fast times. Our current roster of Mavericks include marathon champ Des Linden and world-record setter CJ Albertson.

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Women with pink sweaters
Around the globe

Brooks Trail Elite

Prefer wild terrain over smooth surfaces? Check out our roster of elite trail athletes who embrace the thrill of going far and climbing high. Get inspired by the likes of the record-setting Mexican-American runner Mario Mendoza and former Western States champion Cat Bradley.

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