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Rojo’s USA Indoor Victory Tour, Chelimo vs Lomong, Cheptegei’s World 5k Record, Does Walmsley have a shot at Trials?

3 months ago

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USA indoors are in the books and Rojo starts with an ego pumping victory tour on his predictions. Then we discuss the the Bowerman Track Club success at the meet (and others not showing up), before weighing in on the biggest instagram feud in track and field: who won Paul Chelimo or Lopez Lomong?

Mondo and Joshua Cheptegei got world records, the NAU men are killing it and does Jim Walmsley really have a shot at the Trials?

We’ve got a special nearly 1 hour podcast with Jim that dropped yesterday here.

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Start:
Rojo victory tour
12:01 Most boring USA indoors ever? Or great? Praise for Shelby Houlihan, Karissa Schweizer, Josh Thompson @ Bowerman Track Club athletes who showed up
21:36 How to get more athletes to USAs?
31:31 Praise for Christian Coleman for showing up
32:51 Who won the Paul Chelimo Lopez Lomong Instagram feud?
36:36 Mondo Duplantis gets pole vault world record #2
38:57 Joshua Cheptegei solo world 5k record in Monaco (video here) / Are the roads faster than the rack?
Opening scene of Haile Gebrselassie's Endurance movie here Movie is now on Amazon here
46:41 Jim Walmsley: Collusion between Nike and World Athletics on shoe rules?
52:57 NAU is killing it indoors. Can they win NCAAs?
59:38 Geoffrey Kamworor’s bizarre loss at Kenyan cross (video here)
67:34 Jim Walmsley’s chances at the Trials (full podcast with him here)
74:44 Wejo’s favorite 5 things about New York

Jim Walmsley podcast.

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