Meghan Peyton

Living the dream of becoming an Olympian one day at a time
Tualatin, OR University of Iowa Minneapolis, MN

I want to inspire people. I want them to look at me and say, "because of you I didn't give up."


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Mile posts: Items on Stanley Kebenei, Biya Simbassa, Reed Fischer, Brogan Austin, Kevin Lewis, Pasca Myers, Katy Jermann, Samantha Bluske, Tyler Jermann, Adam Bohach, Tyson Wieland
Avoid a running rut: Top Minnesota runners share their favorite spots
Mile posts: Weekend Update ... with Karissa Schweizer, Samantha Bluske, Meghan Peyton, Mason Frank, TJ Tollakson

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Meghan Peyton

Born with the love of travel in her genes, Meghan is the daughter of a Navy fighter pilot and attended nine different schools in three different countries (USA, Norway, and Germany). Eventually finishing her primary education at Tualatin High School in a town by the same name in Oregon, Meghan then found her way to the University of Iowa, where she earned a degree in Integrative Physiology. While competing for the Hawkeyes, she truly showed her range as a top-tier athlete, earning All-American honors in…

About Meghan

  • Coach: Chris Lundstrom
  • Training group: Team USA Minnesota
  • Philanthropic involvement: Girls on the Run, Feed My Starving Children
  • Special skills: Coaching

Team Meghan:

RT @LanceBergeson: Former @IowaXC_TF standout @nutMEGrunner of @TeamUSAMN finished 22nd among women at #berlinmarathon2019 in 2:36:13. Tha…

"One hundred percent of my my suffering comes not from the events that happen to me, but from the meaning I give to…