About Bryan Green
Bryan began his career at Littlerock High School, where he still holds the 1600m and 3200m school records. He was a two-time California State D3 Cross Country qualifier as an individual. He never made it to the State meet in track.
HS bests (3rd fastest time**)
- 800m: 1:59 (2:00)
- 1600m: 4:23 (4:26)
- 3200m: 9:22 (9:29)
- XC (3mi): 15:17 (15:35)
He competed at UCLA from 1997 to 2002. He was a two-time individual qualifier to the NCAA Cross Country Championships in 2000 and 2001, and was the team captain in 2001. He won the Sundodger Invitational in 2001, his only cross country victory.
On the track he finished 3rd in the PAC-10 Championships 10000m in 2001 and was a co-captain for the track team in 2002.
- 1500m: 3:50.1 (3:52)
- 5000m: 14:19 (14:22)
- 10000m: 29:25 (29:40)
- XC (8k): 23:57 (24:11)
Post-collegiate highlights include being the first foreigner to compete in the Yamagata Prefecture Jūdan Ekiden in 2003, running 2:37 at the San Diego Rock 'n Roll Marathon in 2006, and competing in the UCLA Alumni 2400 every year he can make it back for the race.
**My teammate Scott Abbott used to argue that one’s 3rd fastest time is a more accurate reflection of their actual ability. I agree.