NCAA Track and Field Preview Podcast: Texas, “Ballsyness”, Bill Simmons on Matthew Boling, Praise for IAAF & Gabe Grunewald

June 5, 2019

The NCAA Track and Field Championships are Wednesday to Saturday and’s boots are on the ground in Austin ,Texas for our NCAA preview podcast.

After a little intro, we discuss Texas, guns, and a Flotrack party.

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Then we preview everything NCAAs (10:08-47:32), touch on the Rome Diamond League (47:32), gender and sex issues with Caster Semenya and CeCe Telfer and praise the IAAF (51:44), have audio from Bill Simmons’ podcast on Matthew Boling (71:28), plus deleted threads of week and inspiration from Gabe Grunewald (86:34).

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0:00-10:08 Texas, Open Carry Guns, Jon goes to Flotrack HQ
[spp-timestamp time=”10:08″] NCAA Preview (World #1s Grant Holloway and Daniel Roberts are after Renaldo Nehemiah’s collegiate record. World #1 Mondo Duplantis vs World #2 Chris Nilsen in pole vault).
[spp-timestamp time=”39:18″] Men’s NCAA 5000 Talk and Grant Fisher vs Morgan McDonald “ballsyness”
[spp-timestamp time=”47:32″] Rome DL
[spp-timestamp time=”51:44″] Caster Semenya, CeCe Telfer, & Deadspin
[spp-timestamp time=”62:03″] Duane Solomon vs Sammy Watson’s Olympic Chances
[spp-timestamp time=”71:28″] Bill Simmons Podcast Discusses Matthew Boling & Donald Trump with Chuck Klosterman
[spp-timestamp time=”79:03″] Deleted threads of Week: Violence in Baltimore
[spp-timestamp time=”86:34”] Threads of Week: Gabe Grunewald Still Inspiring Us

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