Twitter: @Hiruni_W
Instagram: @Hiruni_W

Nicknames: Runi

Hometown: Herndon, VA…. However, my real “hometown” is Colombo, Sri Lanka   
Alma Mater: University of Kentucky   

Current Sponsor: Brooks and Honey Stinger
Occupation: Executive Team Leader for Target Corp.   

Personal Bests:

  • Half Marathon 1:14.07
  • Marathon 2:36.35


  • 2016 US Marathon Olympic Trials Qualifier
  • Sri Lankan 10km, 15km, half marathon, & marathon National record holder

Likes: Puppies, extra crispy french fries, Canes sauce, UK wildcats, sunny days, Tuesday, live streams of Track competitions, massages
Dislikes: Complaints and complainers, windy days, paying bills, Louisville Cards
Hidden Talents: I’m really good at taking dramatic pictures of my dog!
Favorite Song: Pump It- Black Eyed Peas
Favorite Color:  Kentucky Blue ;)