American Long Distance runner Emma Coburn is in at 24th in the Top 25 this year. Ina wonderful 2017, she was crowned World Champion at the World Championships in London, beating her compatriot Courtney Frerichs, and 4 Kenyans who all ran faster in the season. Coburn is also the American national champion. Coburn did not win any Diamond League meets, but no doubt won the greatest honour of the season with the World Championship.
Emma was first featured on the site in September 2015. This is her first appearance in the top 25 of the year.
Here are some images from 2017