PR: 200m – 20.91 (2012); 400m – 44.75 (2013)
Current Residence: Fairfax, Va.
Hometown: Lynchburg, Va.
High School: E.C. Glass (Lynchburg, Va.) H.S.
College: George Mason ‘13
Coach: Andrew Gerard
2014 USA Indoor runner-up (45.62)
2012 NACAC U23 400m gold medalist (45.14) and 4x400m gold medalist (3:03.81)
2010 World Junior Championships 4x400m gold medalist (3:04.76)
Awards and Honors
Two-time Colonial Athletic Association Athlete of the Year
11-time NCAA Division I All-American
One of the more decorated athletes in the history of the George Mason University track and field program, David Verburg grabbed a spot in the 4x400m relay pool for the IAAF World Outdoor Championships in Moscow thanks to his 6th place finish at the USA Outdoor Championships. In the preliminary round at the USA Outdoor Championships, he ran a personal best time of 44.75, which ranked fifth in the world immediately following the outdoor championships. As part of relays and within individual events, Verburg has been selected as an NCAA Division I All-American a total of 11 times and holds times that rank in the top five in school history in eight different events.
2014: 3rd place in the 400m at Roma (45.18); PR in the 200m at Gainesville Floria Relays (20.77); 1st place in the 4x400m for Team USA (2:57.25); 4th place in 400m at Adidas Grand Prix (45.09); 7th place at Lausanne (46.00);
2013: CAA Outdoor 200m champion (20.69) and 400m champion (45.37); 1st at ECAS/IC4A Championships 400m (45.34); 3rd at NCAA East Region 400m (46.14); 4th at NCAA Outdoors 400m (45.03); 6th at USA Outdoors 400m (45.34); 4th in Paris 400m (44.97)
2012: CAA Outdoor 200m runner-up (21.16) and 400m champion (45.06); 1st at IC4A/ECAC Championships 400m (45.87); 4th at NCAA Outdoors 400m (45.22); 7th at USA Outdoors 400m (45.26); NACAC U23 400m gold medalist (45.14) and 4x400m gold medalist (3:03.81)
2011: CAA Outdoor 400m champion (46.61); IC4A/ECAC Outdoor 400m champion (46.09); 3rd at NCAA East Regional 400m (46.13); 7th in heats at NCAA Outdoors 400m (46.15)
2010: CAA Outdoor 400m champion (46.27); 7th at NCAA East Regional 400m (47.22); 3rd at USA Junior Championships 400m (46.38); World Junior Championships 4x400m gold medalist (3:04.76)
USA/World Rankings and Personal Bests
2013: Indoor bests -- 400m, 46.26 (No. 8 in the USA, No. 18 in the World); Outdoor bests - 400m, 44.75 (No. 4 in the USA, No. 10 in the World, ranked No. 6 in the USA by T&FN)
2012: Indoor bests – 400m, 46.52; Outdoor bests – 200m, 20.91; 400m, 45.06
2011: Indoor bests – 400m, 47.75; Outdoor bests – 200m, 21.62; 400m, 46.09
2010: Indoor bests – 400m, 47.40; Outdoor bests – 400m, 46.27
2009: Indoor bests – 400m, 48.69; Outdoor bests – 400m, 47.28