Mile News Tagged German Fernandez

Unbridled Talent

March 17, 2013

After early exploits and dramatic downfalls, German Fernandez looks for stable success as a pro.

By Matt McCue, Running Times

German Fernandez is struggling to keep pace. It's an unusual position for the 22-year-old, who dominated at Riverbank High School in northern California and then...

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Riverbank’s Fernandez Starts Pro Running Career

August 19, 2012

Swooshing ahead: German signs with Nike

By Ron Agostini, The Modesto Bee

German Fernandez views his career as sunlight beaming between clouds after a heavy rain.

He is turning the page, as ballplayers say, after what he called a three-year "rough patch" at Oklahoma State. Time to start anew...

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MileSplit Best of 2008: #1 German Fernandez Historic Distance Double at CIF

January 05, 2009

German Fernadez backs up his 4:00.29 1600m with a record 8:34.23 3200m at the California State meet on May 31, 2008

By Fran McLaughlin & Aron Taylor, MileSplit

In the past we look to Jim Ryun’s phenomenal 3:59.0 high school Mile record as a 16-year old junior in 1964 and eventual 3:55.3 set...

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