2000 USATF ATHLETE BIOGRAPHY
Events: 10km walk, 20km walk
PRs: 10km walk: 47:48, 20km walk: 1:36:46 (2000)
Born: February 14, 1974 in Santa Monica, Calif.
Current Residence: Chula Vista, Calif.
High School: Calabasas HS (Calif.) '92
Colleges: Azusa Pacific '95; Univ. of Wisconsin-Parkside '97
Club: Nike TC
Career Highlights: 16th at 1996 Olympic Trials; 58th at 1999 IAAF World Cup.
Placed second at the NAIA 3km RW Championships, and 13th at the USA Championships in 1995 (seasonal best: 50:22)finished fifth at the NAIA Championships as a freshman with a seasonal best of 14:48in 1993, Kirk finished fifth in the 5km race walk at the U.S. Junior Championships.
1999: 4th at USA World Cup Trials4th at USA Outdoors (1:39:09)58th, IAAF World Cupranked #4 in U.S. by T&FNbest of 1:37:16.
1998: 9th in 10km at USA Outdoorsranked #9 in U.S. by T&FNbests of 47:48 and 1:47:33.
1997: 2nd in 3km at NAIA Champs10th in 10km at USA Outdoorsranked #9 in U.S. by T&FNbest of 49:20.
1996: 16th in 10km walk at Olympic Trialsbest of 48:56.
1995: 2nd in 3km at NAIA13th in 10km at USA Outdoorsbest of 50:22 (10km).
1994: 5th at NAIAbest of 14:48.85 (3km).
1993: 5th at USA Juniorsbest of 27:44.05 (5km).