Talking about joining the Bowerman Track Club and training with Shalane Flanagan and Amy Cragg Jorgensen says, “I like to surround myself with people who are better than me. This shows me what the world standard is and pushes me to step up to their level on a daily basis."
Jerry Schumacher's assistant coach Dobert and Evan Jager talk about how Jager's fall and fast time in Paris last year put negative pressure on him and lead to his poor race at Beijing Worlds.
*Podcast Q&A With Evan Jager
A lot of uncoordinated distance runners can't do a lay-up, but Schumacher says Jager "can do a lay-up beautifully."