Isaac Asimov
What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 1:39PM Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
Taking Mo and Rupp to the next level.

World class athletes knocking his door down begging for him to coach them.

He is the greatest around right now for sure. But is he the greatest of all time?

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K-Lo
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 1:46PM - in reply to Isaac Asimov Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
track on terwilliger
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 1:49PM - in reply to K-Lo Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
dude, he has left a wake of other runners in shambles. far more disappointments than successes.
K-Lo
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 1:53PM - in reply to track on terwilliger Reply | Return to Index | Report Post

track on terwilliger wrote:

dude, he has left a wake of other runners in shambles. far more disappointments than successes.


Not Albertos's fault that these athletes couldn't hack his world class coaching.
Short Memory, must have a
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 1:55PM - in reply to Isaac Asimov Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
How many world records has he coached? He's good, even great, but nowhere near the echelon of Lydiard, Igloi, and a couple others.
El Keniano
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 2:02PM - in reply to Short Memory, must have a Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
No world records.
buzzzzzzzz
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 2:09PM - in reply to El Keniano Reply | Return to Index | Report Post

El Keniano wrote:

No world records.


His athlete's have the clean world rec... ah never mind.

But what could AlSal have done with Bekele..??
Pewow
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 10:39PM - in reply to buzzzzzzzz Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
To top Renato Canova he will have to coach a WC bronze medal 4x400 team, coach a decathlete to a national record, coach two different steeplechasers to world championships, coach three different runners to World 1/2 Marathon titles, two World XC champions, and one marathon world championship plus a handful of world records and world bests.

All told Canova coached athletes have 38 medals from the various world championships and the Olympics.
coach d
RE: What does AlSal have to do to become GOAT coach. Is he GOAT already? 7/19/2013 10:50PM - in reply to Isaac Asimov Reply | Return to Index | Report Post
Going back to when he coached Mary Slaney (testosterone positive), he could try just once winning with integrity.

If he's the greatest it's as the Michele Ferrari of track and field.