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Author: worldxcnut
Subject: RE: LAST GREAT U.S. TEAM AT XC WORLDS

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Long race men-1986:

Wow these were the days when American's weren't afraid to mix it up with the best in the world, didn't fear competition from African, they actually welcome it and rose to a level that brought home medals "back in the day"!

[edit] Individual
Medal Athlete Time
Gold John Ngugi (KEN) 35:32.9 min
Silver Abebe Mekonnen (ETH) 35:34.8 min
Bronze Joseph Kiptum (KEN) 35:39.8 min


[edit] Team
Medal Athlete Mark
Gold Kenya
John Ngugi (1st)
Joseph Kiptum (3rd)
Paul Kipkoech (5th)
Kipsubai Koskei (7th)
Some Muge (8th)
Andrew Masai (21st) 45 pts

Silver Ethiopia
Abebe Mekonnen (2nd)
Bekele Debele (4th)
Wolde Silasse Melkessa (26th)
Mohamed Kedir (27th)
Wodajo Bulti (28th)
Haji Bulbula (32nd) 119 pts

Bronze United States
Pat Porter (6th)
John Easker (10th)
Ed Eyestone (13th)
Bruce Bickford (15th)
Alan Scharsu (79th)
Craig Virgin (81st) 204 pts


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