Joseph Gray

Joseph Gray from Colorado Springs, CO, won the 13th XTERRA Trail Run World Championship half-marathon title with a winning time of 1:22:25. It was a record-breaking sixth-consecutive XTERRA Trail Run World Championship win for Gray and his unprecedented sixth elite title in Hawaii. Gray is the first Black American to not only make the Team USA World Mountain Running Team, but also the first Black American to win the USA National Mountain Running Championships and the World Mountain Running Championships. Additionally, he is the first athlete to win the North American, Central American, and Caribbean Championships in Cross Country and Mountain Running.