TIM SEAMAN MAKES OLYMPIC QUALIFYING TIME

VALLENSBAEK, DENMARK - Tim Seaman fulfilled his quest for an Olympic qualifying performance today in the 20km race walk at the Phonixmarchen race, winning in a time of 1:22:02, breaking the US Record of 1:22:17 in the process. Also, his time at 15km (1:01:30) bettered the existing US Record by one second. A top 3 finish at the US Olympic Trials in Sacramento on July 17th guarantees Tim a trip to Athens for the Olympic Games.

Tim's split times:
5km - 20:30
10km - 40:58 (20:28)
15km - 1:01:30 (20:32)
20km - 1:22:02 (20:32)