Media Features

Learn how Gopher track and field athlete Madeline Strandemo went from a walk-on to two-time B1G Champion.
Madeline Strandemo, who competes for both the women's cross country and track and field teams, received the 2017 Berg Legacy Award. The North Dakota native began her Gopher career as a walk-on and has since become a Big Ten champ, winning two individual titles last year as a junior: first winning the indoor mile and then winning the 3,000-meter steeplechase at last spring's outdoor championships.

Faces of the Big Ten commercial featuring Minnesota's Madeline Strandemo

Meet Chinese Flagship student Madeline Strandemo and learn how participation in the program will prepare you to live and work in the Mandarin Chinese-speaking world. The Language Flagship is a public/private partnership sponsored by the National Security Education Program (NSEP) of the Department of Defense and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

Watch the official meet introduction video for the 31st annual Roy Griak Invitational Meet, held at the University of Minnesota's Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn.

Race Videos

Watch Madeline Strandemo finish as runner-up at the 2017 Big Ten Conference Cross Country Championship.
Madeline Strandemo won the mile and the Golden Gophers scored points in seven of eight possible events on day two at the Big Ten Conference Indoor Track & Field Championship Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. Minnesota finished fourth in the team standings with 70 points.



How the Collegiates Fuel: Spotlight on Madeline Strandemo for Strong Runner Chicks

Running and nutrition definitely go hand-in-hand. Training is only one piece of the puzzle and really only occupies a couple hours of your day. What you do with the other 20 or so hours of the day are equally (or more!) important to your overall fitness, and that includes nutrition. Read more for my five foods I can't live without, my pre-race meal, and other nutrition tips & tricks!