Don't know why they didn't pick Bekele as one of the three athletes.
Doesn't this cheapen the attempt a little?
Middling in Distance wrote:
So it seems all they need is a point to point downhill course?
Could do it tomorrow surely?!
Lenny Leonard wrote:
Will not happen.
I will bet every penny I have, and will ever earn, that the marathon WR stays above 2:00:00 until such a time as we openly allow some kind of performance boosting supplements and/or apparatus.
Sad he's wasting his time with this rather than real racing. I'm not sure what Nike are trying to achieve with this. I'm no marketer but throwing all your "tech" at something and failing miserably can't be a good look, surely?
just do a thon on a track. their shins,knees, etc...will most likely take a horrible beating but hey sub 2 right?