"The objective for this season for me is to be able to medal [in the Olympic marathon]....I’m trying to get myself into -- 2:20 or sub-2:20 shape going into Tokyo, and I think if I am in that kind of shape, my chances are pretty good at medaling."
Holloway just finished the greatest indoor hurdling season ever in style - with a 7.29 world record. Perhaps more amazingly, he's never lost a 60-hurdle race in his life over 42" barriers as he extended his win streak to 41 in a row.
3 can run. Men: Kipchoge, Amos Kipruto (world bronze), Boston champ Lawrence Cherono, Valencia champ Vincent Kipchumba. Women: Brigid Kosgei, World champ Ruth Chepngétich, half champ Peres Jepchirchir and Vivian Cheruiyot.
UTMB announces elite fields for 2021 Former UTMB champs Courtney Dauwalter of the U.S. and Francesca Canepa of Italy headline the women’s race. 3-time winners Pau Capell François and D’Haene and Xavier Thévenard are in the field as is reigning champ Pau Capell and American Jim Walmsley.