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Adam Bitchell
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aberystwyth, Wales
Other College: University of Wales Institute
Experience: Transfer

Bitchell's Track and Field Bio

NEW MEXICO

2012: Competed at five meets for the Lobos, scoring at four as one of UNM's "core four" ... Opened at the Notre Dame Invitational with a 69th-place finish (24:40 over 5 miles) ... Placed as the team's second-best finisher at the Wisconsin Invitational, completing the 8-kilometer course in 24:01 to place 52nd overall ... Registered a sixth-place finish at the Mountain West Championships, running to a time of 24:42.74 as the team's No. 4 finisher ... Finished as UNM's No. 4 finisher again at the NCAA West Regional Championships, placing 25th overall with a 30:52.7 clocking over 10 kilometers ... Competed at the NCAA Championships, but dropped out after the 4K markafter dealing with a bout of food poisoning.

MEET Lobo Invite Kachina Classic Notre Dame Invite Wisconsin Invite MW Champs NCAA Regionals NCAA Champs
RESULT Did Not Compete Did Not Compete 24:40
69th
UNM 5th
24:01
52nd
UNM 2nd
24:42.74
6th
UNM 4th
30:52.7
25th
UNM 4th
Did Not Finish
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

Transfer from the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff...Finished 4th at the British Universities & CollegesSport (BUCS) Cross Country Championships...Took runner-up honors in the 5K at the 2012 BUCS Championships...Has career bests of 3:43.71 in the1500m; 8:05.16 in the 3K; 13:57.61 in the 5K; and 31:10 in the 10K.

PERSONNEL

Son of Colin and Beverley Bitchell...Has one sister, Leah...Hobbies include watching Arsenal F.C...Has an Arsenal tattoo on his right arm.

HONORS

• 2012 USTFCCCA All-Mountain Region Team
• 2012 First-Team All-Mountain West
• 2012 Academic All-Mountain West

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