Track & Field



 Thomas Atkinson
Thomas  Atkinson

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Gomersal, West Yorkshire, U.K.

Last College:
Univ. of Liverpool

Height:
6-1

Event:
Middle Distance

Experience:
1L


04/11/2015

More Historic Marks for Wyoming at Colorado Invite

Cowboys and Cowgirls Combine for Seven All-Time Top-10 Marks Over Weekend

04/10/2015

Two Wyoming Natives Climb Track & Field Record Books on Friday

Set to Compete in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday

04/08/2015

Two Meets On Tap This Weekend for UW Track and Field

Cowboys and Cowgirls to Compete in New Mexico and Colorado

04/04/2015

Page's School Record Highlights Wyoming's Solid Weekend

Cowboys and Cowgirls Combine for Five All-Time Top-10 Marks

02/28/2015

Charles and Page Win Individual Titles at MW Championships

Cowboys and Cowgirls Both Place Fifth in Team Standings

05/05/2014

2014 Cowpoke Open

2014 Cowpoke Open

2013-14: Indoors placed fifth in the 800 meters at the MW Championships, after running the fifth-fastest time in school history in the prelims in 1:51.55...also helped the 4x400-meter relay place fourth at the event...won the 800 meters at the Border War Dual on Jan. 18...Outdoors his top performance in the 800 meters was 1:52.03 to place fourth at the Jack Christiansen Invite on April 26...placed 12th in the event at the MW Championships...three of his last five 800 meters were below 1:53...named MW Academic All-Conference in the classroom.

Before Wyoming: Earned his bachelor's degree in English language and literature from the University of Liverpool in June...ran middle distance for the Sale Harriers Manchester...owned personal bests of 49.9 in the 400 meters, 1:50 in the 800 meters and 3:53 in the 1,500 meters.

Personal: The son of Chris and Michelle Atkinson...has one brother, Scott...pursuing his master's degree in communication at UW.

Personal Bests:
Indoor:

800 Meters - 1:51.55 (2014) (No. 5 UW All-Time)
Mile - 4:29.01 (2014)

Outdoor:
400 Meters - 50.86 (2014)
800 Meters - 1:52.03 (2014)

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