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RE: So then, how did Bill Rodgers do this in 1979????

Tomas wrote:

Concur. Bill Rodgers ran his heart out regardless of the conditions. Runners Today, not so much---always an excuse.

Correct. Rodgers wasn't a pampered brat. He stuck his nose in there and competed, even when conditions weren't ideal. The fact that he raced a lot helped, too - he was accustomed to giving his all in any conditions. Today's runners are scared to race unless everything is perfect.

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