Alicia Craig Biography

American long-distance runner

Alicia Craig, also known as Alicia Shay (born June 14, 1982, in Gillette, Wyoming), is an American distance runner. She is a two-time NCAA 10,000 meter champion. In 2004, she set the women's collegiate 10,000-meter record in just her third race. She ran at Stanford University. Her husband Ryan Shay died November 3, 2007, while competing in the 2008 Olympic Marathon Trials.


  • 2004 Broke the NCAA women's record in the 10,000 meters
  • 2004 All American in track and cross country
  • 2003 All American in track and cross country
  • 2002 Pac-10 and West Region Athlete of the Year
  • 2002 All American in cross country
  • High School four time All-state athlete in Gillette, WY


    External links

    • Go Stanford Bio
    • Fast Women
    • Sports Illustrated article
    • 2012 Interview