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RE: Official 2017 Chicago Marathon Live Discussion Thread

scorpion_runner wrote:

Because Dibaba solo'd in chicago!

please stop with the excuses.


Dibaba ran great, and she had company for > 30k which is how far pace makers typically go. I bet she would have run 2:17s if she ran a more measured race.

No excuses were made for Rupp, just stating the facts.

btw - have you ever actually run a marathon? Do you know how good it feels to neg split, PB, hammer the competition and win a race? Acknowledge that, or you're just yet another boring Rupp hater who refutes facts as fake news.

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