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Olympic Marathon Trials Breakdown Preview Show + BU 5000s

1 month ago

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We breakdown the 2024 US Olympic Marathon Trials with a little BU 5000 talk at the end. We start by cattershooting the Trials a bit before doing a more formal men's preview at 35:07 and women at 65:39 with BU at 87:42 and the OAC at 92:36. Show notes below.

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  • Shote notes: 00:00 Olympic Trials Contest Sponsored by Relay
  • 00:36 Supporters Club meetup 7pm at World of Beer RSVP wejo@letsrun.com
  • 00:55 Join Supporters Club to get podcasts w Sisson, Mantz, Young, Tuliamuk, Albertson, Saina
  • 01:42 Start of podcast
  • 06:21 Robert drops Aliphine Tuliamuk from team and picks up Leonard Korir
  • 09:41 Betsy Saina or Conner Mantz #1 pick?
  • 10:34 Betsy Saina audio
  • 14:48 Mantz vs Korir
  • 18:37 Scott Simmons says 2:08:10 is the goal for Paul Chelimo and all his guys
  • 24:07 CJ Albertson audio
  • 28:01 The weather
  • 32:34 Japanese national record in women's marathon
  • 33:05 Keira D'Amato
  • 35:07 Men's Preview - Dreamers, Contenders and Fringe Players
  • 38:45 Shadrack Kipchirchir - fringe contender?
  • 42:44 How did Sam Chelanga start training with Mantz and Young?
  • 45:46 Galen Rupp
  • 51:34 Scott Fauble's chances
  • 55:46 Who can actually win race?
  • 57:27 Fringe Contenders - CJ Albertson
  • 01:05:39 Women's race preview
  • 01:18:16 Can debutantes Fiona O'Keefe and Natohsa Rogers make team?
  • 01:24:07 Jenny Simpson
  • 01:27:42 BU 5000s
  • 01:32:36 Thread of Week - Is OAC done? *post
  • 01:37:52 Norwegian media update on Jakob *link

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