This trio of Colorado athletes have had a variety of successes in many disciplines, including road, trails and snowshoes.

Michele Suszek made her first USMRT in 2011 with an impressive 2nd place finish at the Cranmore Hill Climb. Although best known as a road runner before that, Michele has always had a love of trail running. Besides her strong showing at Cranmore and then great showing as well at the WMRC in Albania on a very tough course, Michele also qualified and ran in the Olympic Marathon Trials in 2012 and also won the USATF 50 Mile Trail Championships.

Myriah Blair has competed in two USA Mountain Running Championships, most recently finishing 6th at last year’s Cranmore Hill Climb. Looking to make her first mountain team, Blair is a versatile runner who competes at a variety of trail and mountain distances as well as in snowshoe races, including a 7th place finish at the Snowshoe National Championships in 2011.

Kim Dobson, a multi-time winner of Mt. Washington and Pikes Peak, is looking to build on her recent sub 1:10 finish at the USA Mountain Running Championships in Gorham, New Hampshire at the 2012 Mt. Washington Road Race. Dobson is a strong climber who will be looking to make her first Mountain Running Team in 2012.