"One characteristic of champions is that they often find a way to win, even when they shouldn’t."
Originally Houlihan wsa just going to go for sub-15 in Heusden, but as the season progressed Jerry Schumacher steadily dropped the goal which forced Shalane Flanagan to "cram fitness" to be able to pace her.
The Iowa native grew up winning races at Drake Stadium and says she enjoys coming back where she has a big fan base.
Farah complained of Ethiopian team tactics which kept him out of position going into the final lap, but the case is that Edris' last 200, 400, 1000 and 3000 splits were just as good as anything Farah's ever done when he won previous Worlds.
*LRC Analysis: How Did Muktar Edris Beat Mo Farah?
On his start line gesture Chelimo said, "It is what it is, I just meant that I was going to take Mo down."
*2nd article Muktar Edris also did the "Mobot" as he won, but said it was out of respect for Farah.
Muir did not look good as she only got in on time and crumpled to the track for a minute after running a 14:59 PB.
Muir talks about studying to be a vet, using her first prize money to buy a cage for her pet rats and her favorite movie (Seabiscuit).
*Athletics Weekly: Laura Muir Talks About Bouncing Back From The Stress Fracture In Her Foot At The Start Of The Summer Season
*The Telegraph: "Laura Muir Wants A Happy Ending To Her Script Of Underdog Endeavor At London 2012"
"Easy," he says. "Paul Chelimo! Total dominance. And nobody expected this. Except Chelimo."
Ben Bruce heads into his 15th USAs after a 10k PB and Rosario says Craig Lutz is "on fire."
He'll get ready by listening to Drake and watching a few episode's of "White Collar."
The senior from India ran a big breakthrough of 14:47 to win his first national title.