Live Saturday Thread
LRC Matthew Centrowitz Ready To Move On From Birmingham, Treniere Moser Feels At Home In The 1,000: Highlights From The USATF Press Conference Centro talks about the NOP double peak philosophy and trying to get his first indoor crown. Moser has indoor PRs at 800, 1,000, and the mile this year. More: 2015 USATF’s Quotes From Press Conference Treniere Moser, Sharon Day-Monroe, Natasha Hastings and Mary Saxer.
RRW: Treniere Moser Eyes 1,000m Crown To Cap Off Indoor Season
*Oregonian’s Ken Goe Frustrated That Even During A Dead Period In The Pro Sports World, No One Is Talking About USA Indoors
Women’s Preview LRC Mother Alysia Montaño Returns To Face Ajee Wilson + The Shannon Rowbury Show Ajee Wilson vs. Alysia Montano in the 600; Treniere Moser in the 1,000 (with high school senior Alexa Efraimson); & Shannon Rowbury and Jordan Hasay in mile/2-mile double.
Men’s Preview: LRC A Stacked Mile With Centro Vs. Leo (And Others), AR Vs. WR at 600 + A BTC Civil War At 2 Miles A WR holder and an American record holder clash in the men’s 600; the BTC trio of Chris Derrick, Ryan Hill and Evan Jager square off with Ben Blankenship in the 2-mile; & past USA Champs Matthew Centrowitz, Leo Manzano and Lopez Lomong vs. rising stars Blankenship and Pat Casey in mile.
*MB: 2015 Men’s USA Indoor meet is loaded – Who you got?
LRC Genzebe Dibaba Smashes Indoor 5,000 WR By Over 5 Seconds With 14:18.86 In Stockholm Dibaba now holds indoor WRs at 1,500, 3,000, 2 miles and 5,000 thanks to a stupendous performance, during which she hit 2 miles faster than Jenny Simpson‘s AR. *Video
*MB: Genzebe Dibaba Smashes 5000 WR – Runs 14:18.86!!
*IAAF Recap Sifan Hassan and Homiyu Tesfaye ran world-leading 1,500 times of 4:00.46 and 3:34:13; Qatar’s Musaeb Balla ran a WL 1:45.13 and Qatari teen Abadalleleh Haroun ran 45.13; plus a 6.99 WL in the LJ.
IAAF Recap Of Russian Champs: Anzhelika Sidorova Clears World-Leading 4.76m Yelena Korobkina won the 3,000m (8:50.39) and 5,000 (15:47.09) but the times were modest in most events (2:02 in w800).