The rulings water down the most exciting track meet in the world, the US Olympic Trials.
Yes, maybe just maybe this will lead to more and higher quality distance races on the track in the US.
Back in the day the Penn Relays 5 and 10’s were stacked with every top American looking for a fast time.
Hopefully it will inject these meets with more top guys and women.
While we’re at it;
What is stopping someone from organizing a Monza fast type of loop marathon in the US for our top runners to hit 2:11?
Get a pace line going within the rules.
Time to step up.