|Sport:||Track and Field|
Teena Colebrook was a 13-time NCAA Division II All-American in
track and field, including seven NCAA titles, and still holds Cal
Poly school records in the 800 (2:02.48), 1,500 (4:09.69) and 3,000
(9:05.80). She is No. 2 in the 5,000 (15:59.72).
She ran middle distance events at Cal Poly from 1987 to 1990 and also competed in cross country, earning NCAA All-America honors in 1987 and 1989. In track and field, Colebrook won the 800 four times (1987-90) and the 1,500 three times (1987, 1989 and 1990).
In 2005 Colebrook was recognized by the NCAA for its 25th anniversary of women’s championships as the co-most outstanding student-athlete and was inducted into the National Collegiate Division II Hall of Fame in 1996. She still holds NCAA meet records in both the 800 amd 1,500.
Colebrook represented her native country of England at numerous international meets and earned several gold and silver medals in world and European masters meets from 1993-99. She was a five-time Olympic Trials finalist and a Great Britain national indoor champion in both the 800 and 1,500.
Her community service includes working with elderly neighbors on gardening and finances. She currently is an administrative assistant with Holstein Properties/Remax Commercial in Hawthorne, CA, and also is a real estate investor.