Will Leer

Minneapolis, MN Pomona College Boulder, CO

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Will Leer

Born in Minneapolis, MN, Will attended Minnetonka H.S. prior to his collegiate career at Pomona College in Claremont, California, where he earned a bachelor's degree in Applied Mathematics with a minor in Philosophy. While competing for Pomona, Leer was an eight time All-American and twice Indoor National Champion in the mile. At the 2007 Division III Outdoor National Championships, Will won the 1500 and 5000 meter races becoming the only male Division III…

About Will

  • Coach: Joe Bosshard
  • Agent: Hawi Keflezighi
  • Training hurdles: IT Band Problems; Stress related injuries; Surgery
  • Special skills: Bilingual, Coaching, Public Speaking, and Tutoring
  • Favorite place to compete: The Armory; Occidental College; Santry Stadium
  • I most enjoy competing against: Clean athletes!
  • Highschool PR: 800m - 1:54; 1,600m - 4:16
  • Training partner: Nick Willis, Lex Williams, Tripp Hurt, Nick Harris
  • Spouse: Aisha Praught Leer


Team Will:

C Tolle Run, Episode 176

Morton Games 2014 interview

Interview after 2014 Wanamaker Mile

**RUNNING COMMUNITY** In the wake of the fires that decimated Paradise, CA, some of my college teammates and the Th… https://t.co/2OgmRkgxqM

RT @HokaLIMile: 2015 - David Torrence sets the still standing meet record of 3:53.91 #RIPDT https://t.co/dP6Am0KXIA