Aisha Praught Leer is an Illinois State graduate and Hall of Fame runner, a national record-holder and 2018 Commonwealth Games steeplechase gold medalist. The Jamaican American citizen and Illinois native is preparing for the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games and is “believing in the possibility of achieving the wild dreams I store deep in my heart.”
Aisha gives back to her community by supporting an organization called Through this Together, from which all proceeds go to Kids Keep Learning to provide access to learning, food, and outdoor activities for children. Aisha believes we need to be “captain of our own ship”, as she steers her ambassadorship for CamelBak into another year of training, empowerment, and advocacy. We say thank you, Aisha Praught Leer!