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The Finish Line of the 5th Ave Mile, with Nick Willis winning and Matt Elliott placing 9th. (Sept. 22, 2013)


2013 Falmouth Mile - Ben Blankenship, Will Leer and Matt Elliott finish 1-2-3. (Aug. 11, 2013)


Video is up of Matt's 2nd place finish - and yet another PR - in the Memorial Rasschaert 1500m, held in Ninove, Belgium. (It's the third video link down on the page.) (July 28, 2013)


Flotrack featured Matt's pre-meet workout and asked what's on his playlist before a race. (July 18, 2013)


Flotrack gave us video of the Men's 1500m from Lignano...


...then caught up with Matthew for a post-race interview, where he discusses the race, looks forward to Germany and - with typical Matt humility - deflects the idea of Matt Elliott Mania. (July 17, 2013)


Flotrack provided video of the Men's 1500m "B" Heat from Heusden, where Matt bettered his PR by nearly four seconds, to 3:37.07. (July 15, 2013)


They also did a post-race interview, where they got Matt to discuss the response since Nationals, how he balances racing and teaching, and his upcoming European races. (July 13, 2013)

**************************************** did a Skype interview with Matt, discussing his training, his plans for Europe, life in general, and how he makes it all work together. (July 3, 2013)


The Flotrack Run Junkies make their predictions about who will - and won't - make their standards between now and July 20th. They start discussing Belgium around the 4:30 mark. (July 2, 2013)


Flotrack's Highlight Reel from USA Track & Field Outdoor Nationals featuring snippets from Matt's post-race video - (June 26, 2013)


The video that went viral - Flotrack's post-race interview with Matthew at the USATF Nationals, after he placed fourth in the Men's 1500m and earned the right to chase the standard to be the Team USA alternate for the 2013 World Championships.


And the race itself - the Men's 1500m Finals from Des Moines, courtesy of Runnerspace.


American Miler Series Men's 800m B Heat and post-race interview in Indianapolis on - (June 15, 2013)


Flotrack's coverage of the 2013 Music City Distance Carnival Men's Mile - a 3:57.16 win - and the post-race interview - (June 2, 2013)


Flotrack video of the Falmouth Mile in 2011, when 10 of the 11 runners finished under 4:00.00. (Aug. 14, 2011)


Flotrack's post-race interview video from Matt's first sub-4 mile - Music City Distance Carnival (June 5, 2011)


Links to old articles, videos and podcasts





Running Times featured Matt as its June 2014 cover story.




Bring Back the Mile has added Matt to its "Athletes" page. (Oct. 17, 2013)


Running Times featured Matt in its Throwback Thursday column, talking to him about what he remembers about running in high school and what advice he would give to current high schoolers. (Oct. 17, 2013)


AUDIO: "Running at the Highest Level with a Full-Time Job" - podcast with Runner Academy (Oct. 15, 2013)


AUDIO: "Balancing Work and Running: And Interview with School Teacher and World Class Runner Matt Elliott" - podcast with Runners Connect (Sept. 25, 2013)


AUDIO: "Straight Talk" on WRHI-AM - host Manning Kimmel chats with Matt Elliott and Dr. Hugh Wilson about the Palmetto School and Matt's running career. (Sept. 3, 2013)


"Faces in the Crowd" - Sports Illustrated (Aug. 5, 2013)


"FloEuro Adventures: A Reflection" - (July 31, 2013)


"Elliott Notches World B Standard with Bottrop Gala 1500m Runner-Up" - Let's Run (July 21, 2013)


"Rock Hill Teacher Touches Lives in Class and Distance Running" - Rock Hill Herald ( (June 29, 2013) (NOTE: Link expired - Feb. 24, 2014)


"School Teacher Might Make World Championships Team" - Runner's World (June 26, 2013)


"Elliott Opens Door to World Championships with 4th Place in USA 1500-Meters" - Presbyterian College Athletics (June 24, 2013)


"Elliott Advances to 1500m Final at USA Outdoor Championships" - Presbyterian College Athletics (June 21, 2013)


"Former Green Sea Floyds Runners Make Impact on Pro Track Circuit" - Myrtle Beach Online (June 19, 2013) (NOTE: Link no longer active - Feb. 24, 2014)


"Four Runners Break 4:00 Mile at Blue Shoes Invitational" (April 14, 2013)


"Elliott Breaks 4-Minutes" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Feb. 4, 2013)




"Green Sea-Floyds Alumnus Matthew Elliott's Eugene Trip Experience" - (July 7, 2011)


"Matthew Elliott Breaks Four-Minute Mile at 2011 Music City Distance Carnival" - Winthrop Eagles Website (June 7, 2011)


"Alumnus on Track to the Olympics" - Presbyterian College Athletics (June 2, 2011)




"Former Blue Hose Qualifies for Nationals" - Presbyterian College Athletics (May 31, 2008)


"Elliott Wins Big South 1500 Meters" - Presbyterian College Athletics (April 19, 2008)


"Former Blue Hose Runner Still Excelling" - Presbyterian College Athletics (March 31, 2008)


"Transfer Elliott Blossoming at Winthrop; Wins 800 Saturday" - Rock Hill Herald Online (March 29, 2008)


"Elliott Named Big South Runner of the Week" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Feb. 6, 2008)




"Blue Hose Men's Cross Country Takes 12th at NCAA Regionals" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Nov. 4, 2006)


"Blue Hose Harriers Compete at SAC Championships" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 21, 2006)


"Elliott Garners SAC Runner of the Week Honors" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 9, 2006)


"Team Scores and Race Results - Blue Hose XC Invitational - Men's Meet" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 6, 2006)


"Spartanburg Methodist Pioneers Claim 2006 Blue Hose Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 6, 2006)


"Blue Hose Men Take Second at Limestone Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 23, 2006)


"Blue Hose Cross Country Successful at Lander Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 2, 2006)




"Blue Hose Cross Country Finish 13th in NCAA Southeast Regionals" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Nov. 5, 2005)


"PC Cross Country Finish Sixth and Fourth at SAC Championships"- Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 22, 2005)


"Men's Cross Country Takes Third at Erskine Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 13, 2005)


"Spartanburg Methodist, Lander Win Blue Hose Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 30, 2005)


"Elliott Captures Francis Marion Invitational Title" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 24, 2005)


"Men's Cross Country Takes Fourth at Winthrop/Asics Invitational"- Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 17, 2005)


"Elliott Leads Blue Hose to Third at Lander Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 10, 2005)


"Blue Hose Men's Cross Country Finishes Ninth at Eye Opener Meet" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 5, 2005)




"Blue Hose Cross Country Finish 12th & 16th at NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Meet" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Nov. 6, 2004)


"Blue Hose Cross Country Finish Fifth, Sixth at SAC Championships" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 23, 2004)


"Presbyterian Cross Country Finishes Fourth at Erskine" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 18, 2004)


"Cross Country Finishes Fourth and Seventh at Lenoir-Rhyne Inv."- Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 10, 2004)


"Blue Hose Finish Sixth at Winthrop Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 25, 2004)


"Blue Hose Finish Eleventh at Wingate Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 18, 2004)


"Blue Hose Cross Country Finish Sixth in Eye Opener" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 6, 2004)




"Forrester Claims 19th at the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Championship" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Nov. 10, 2003)


"Records Fall as Mars Hill Sweeps Food Lion SAC XC Championships" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Oct. 25, 2003)


"Mars Hill Men and Women Win Wingate XCC Invitational" - Presbyterian College Athletics (Sept. 20, 2003)

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