2000 to 2001
Scott Anderson who started sharing with us his emotions regarding his failed attempt to qualify for the Olympics Trials in 2000 discusses a wide range of issues in his journal issues. Read by runners and non-runners alike, Scott ever the philosopher can think of the darnedest things. Installment #1, installment #2, installment #3, and installment #4 cover his emotions leading up to his failed attempt to qualify for the Olympic Trials after having qualified for the last 5 national championships.
Installment #5 discusses his emotions of having to watch the Olympic Trials as a spectator.
Installment #11 discusses his thoughts on being a part of history and Alan Webb’s sub 4 minute mile, as he finished right behind Webb in the historic race and appeared on the ocver of track and field news as a result.
Feel free to read these highly recommended journals. But be forewarned some are quite lengthy.