Mo Farah is Back, Marathon & 10k Madness in Valencia, Turkey Trot Season – Track Talk Podcast

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December 5, 2019

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Mo Farah announced he’s making a big return to the 10,000m for the Tokyo Olympics. The man he’ll have to beat for gold Joshua Cheptegei got the 10k road world record in Valencia. The marathon times were so fast in Valencia we wonder if it should be a major. Vaporfly talk, Alberto Salazar talk, NXN vs Foot Locker talk and more.

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Show notes (click on a timestamp to listen there)
Start: Greatness in Valenica: 10k World Record by Joshua Cheptegei + Madness in Marathon
[23:15] Save $100 on Normatec Recovery Systems / Rojo’s Thanksgiving Run
[28:01] Mo Farah
[34:22] Alberto Salazar segment of the week
[42:52] Zara Hyde Peters resigns
[45:58] Eric Jenkins beats Edward Cheserek at Manchester Road Race / Edward Cheserek’s citizenship quest
[54:43] NXN vs Foot Locker
[61:05] Moderation question of week: Should we let people discuss who has more potential Katelyn Tuohy or Sydney Masciarelli?
[69:15] What is the proper role of a male pacer at end of women’s race?
[72:38]  Deleted thread of week + Vaporfly talk
[80:06] Steve Spence’s 43 year old sub 5 minute mile streak is in jeopardy + Rojo praises himself

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