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Reading comprehension 101
RE: The Rebirth of Des Linden - After winning Boston, Des Linden parted ways with the Hansons' team. Bold? Crazy? Wise?

Ackley wrote:
You lost not because you decided not to run a negative split, you lost because you lacked some combination of the ability/conditioning to run a negative split off the particular pace of the race. Not that hard to figure out.

I'm confused. I thought Linden said exactly what you are saying she didn't say. Am I missing something?

"the way I got destroyed the last couple miles [in 2017], I felt like I hadn’t done anything to close that gap..."

"I just couldn’t respond at all...."

"I think you’re seeing people close marathons faster than ever before and if I want to be competitive...I need to have some turnover."

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