• Brenda Martinez

    800m 1:57.91

  • Brenda Martinez 800m heat in Moscow

    800m heat in Moscow

  • World Championship

    Moscow 2013

Brenda Martinez (born September 8, 1987) is an American track and field athlete, specializing in middle distance races. She won a bronze medal in the 800 meters at the IAAF World Championships in Moscow, 2013.  She also represented the USA at the 2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships in the 1500 meters.

Personal Bests

  • 800 Metres | 1:57.91 | Moskva (Luzhniki)
  • 1000 Metres | 2:38:48 | Dubnica nad Váhom
  • 1500 Metres | 4:00.94 | Monaco
  • One Mile | 4:26.76 | Falmouth, MA
  • 5000 Metres | 15:35.65 | Fullerton, CA


A tough Hill workout for Brenda Martinez

Brenda Martinez knows a lot about firsts. The track star was the first person in her family to graduate from college. At last year’s world championships, she became the first American woman to place in the top three in the 800 meters.  Read More!


Brenda Martinez Google Hangout Replay

New Balance athlete Brenda Martinez joined RunnerSpace and DyeStat for a chat about training, racing and her plans for the future.  Read More!


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