Quote Of The Day
Leonard Korir: “Today was so hot. We were sweating until you can’t sweat anymore.”
Sara Hall: “This is probably the most brutal conditions I’ve ever run in. I’m trying to get better at this, especially with Atlanta having the Olympic trials. My motto for this marathon buildup is ‘Be comfortable being uncomfortable,’ and today is probably the most uncomfortable I’ve ever been.”
– USATF 20k champions Leonard Korir and Sara Hall talking about the intense heat (78 degrees at the start, high of 90) they ran in at New Haven on Monday.
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