Claire Rindo
Claire  Rindo


Berlin, Wis.

High School:
Berlin HS


High School


149 Gopher Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Minnesota's Total is up from 123 Following the 2011 Spring Seasons


Academic All-Big Ten Team Includes 37 Gopher Track & Field Student Athletes

This year's tally is the highest in team history.


Willis Wins Long Jump at Irvine; Action Concludes at Drake

Todea-Kay Willis won her third long jump title of the spring.


Minnesota Completes Second Day of Competition at Drake Relays

Saturday is the final day of the meet.


Gophers Have Solid Performance at Parents Day Open

Minnesota closes out the regular portion of the indoor season

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in the 3,000 meters at the Big Ten Championships, running 10:06.96 • ran the Iowa State Classic 5,000m in 17:55.48 • placed second in the 5,000m at the Jack Johnson Classic • won the mile (4:59.89) at the Parents Day Open. Outdoor: Big Ten Championships competitor in the 5,000 meters • won the 5,000m at the San Francisco Distance Carnival with a career-best time of 17:05.64 • also competed in the 3,000m (10:06.36, Arkansas Invitational) and 10,000m (36:19.60, Drake Relays) • Academic All-Big Ten with a 4.0 GPA.

2011 Season Indoor: Competed in the mile run at the Parents' Day Open and finished seventh (5:06.58) •ran at the Iowa State Classic in the 3,000 meters (9:59.05) • ran a 10:19.47 at the Big Ten Championships.

2010 Season - Indoor: Competed in four meets • clocked a season-best of 8:55.65 in the 3,000 meters at the Meyo Invitational • ran the 3,000 meters at the Big Ten Championships • ran a time of 17:46.47 in 5,000 meters at Iowa State Classic. Outdoor: Ran in six meets • placed seventh in the 1,500 meters (4:39.56) at the Musco Twilight meet • top 5,000 meters time was 18:11.99 at Sun Angel Classic.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Berlin High School • high school coaches were Matt Willett and Cal Kromm • five-time all-state honoree in cross country and track • 2007 Wisconsin Division 2 cross country runner-up (14:35.8, 4K) • Eastern Valley Conference cross country medalist as a junior and senior • placed second at state in 1,600 meters both as a senior (5:02.28) and junior • third in the 3,200 meters both seasons as well with her top time of 10:48.11 at state in 2008 • five-time conference champion • earned four letters in both cross country and track • a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Jan. 24, 1990 • Family Social Science major • daughter of Ron Rindo and Ellen Meyer • has a twin brother, Tyler, and siblings: Della, Riley and Noah • enjoys quilting and reading.


Gophers Race at Drake Relays Distance Carnival

Gophers Race at Drake Relays Distance Carnival

4/26/2018 - W. Track & Field

Molly Eastman and Paige Peschel led the Golden Gophers at the Drake Relays on Thursday night.

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Lindsey Smits

Warm-Up Lap: Q&A with Lindsey Smits

4/25/2018 - W. Track & Field

Get to know Gophers redshirt junior Lindsey Smits after she ran a season-best time in the 400m hurdles last weekend.

No. 10 Gophers Back in Action

No. 10 Gophers Back in Action

4/24/2018 - W. Track & Field

Minnesota will once again split the team at multiple competitions this week in the team's final tune-up before the Big Ten Championship.

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