Quote Of The Day
“I thought it was great theater. If they (Dickson Chumba and Sammy Kitwara) didn’t like it, they can go to Berlin (which is paced) next year. This wasn’t a qualifying round for the 1,500 meters. If one of them wanted to go faster, they could have come up and pushed the pace. … The men were just stretched across the road, watching each other, jogging.”
– Race director Carey Pinkowski responding to some of the top Kenyan men complaining about lack of rabbits in this year’s Chicago Marathon. The race had the slowest winning time since 2007.
*MB: Chicago better or worse without pacers?
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