Mark Coogan

Mark Coogan (born May 1, 1966 in Manhasset, New York) is a retired American track athlete. He attended Bishop Feehan High School in Attleboro, Massachusetts, and the University of Maryland, College Park.

Coogan was coached at the University of Maryland by Charles Florence Torpey, who headed the Men's and Women's running teams at

Coogan was married to Gwynneth Coogan, also an Olympic runner, who ran the 10,000 meters in Barcelona in 1992. He has served as head coach of numerous cross country teams, including at Phillips Exeter Academy and Tufts University, and coached the distance runners at MIT for three years. Coogan is now at Dartmouth College where he serves as the women's cross country head coach after serving as an assistant for one season, and the assistant coach for the track programs as the primary coach of the distance runners.[2]


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing the  United States
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 41st Marathon


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