Crazy Huge Base + Drugs wrote:
[quote]Running Solo wrote:
[quote]Crazy Huge Base + Drugs wrote:
...assume none of the Kenyans can run faster than 3:34 solo, which means the US men could theoretically stay very close.
And which U.S. men run 3:34 solo?[/quote]
They don't have to run 3:34 solo, they sit behind the lead Kenyan and put out the equivalent of about 1.25 seconds less energy per lap compared to not drafting at all.
3:34 leading the entire way is very difficult.[/quote]
Not for a 3:27 guy