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|Subject: ||RE: Galen Rupp Has NO CHANCE At Lagat's 2 Mile AR|
ventolin^3 wrote:at his peak last year, outdoors, i reckon rupp was
~ 52.3 / 1'49.7 -> 3'34.4 , 7'27.9 , 8'02.6 , 12'49.9 , 26'43.6
odd distances like 2 miles are hard to pace because of rarity of run, but 8'02+ was theoretically possible
now, i believe this race is run at fayetville which is a "wide" indoor track & i got rough estimate it'd be only ~ 3s slower than outdoors for 2 miles
in peak form, he is capable of
those estimates are for a "perfect race"
someone posted that his splits were 4'08/4'01 ???
if that is anywhere near true, then i'm sure he wouda been ~ 8'06/8'07 at even pace
take home message is that rupp is capable of
( maybe even now )
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