Podcast: Salwa Eid Naser banned, Hayward Field Reopening, Impossible Games, Treadmill Records, Brown Track Reinstated

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By LetsRun.com
June 11, 2020

Our weekly LetsRun.com Track Talk podcast is here (subscribe here).

On this week’s show: the Diamond League comes back today in Oslo with Team Kenya vs Team Norway (preview here), world 400m champ Salwa Eid Naser gets banned, Brown track gets reinstated, world records galore on the treadmill, deleted threads of the week, and the fantasy 2020 Prefontaine Classic. Show notes below.

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Show notes (click to listen there)

[0:43] Hayward Field Reopens 😉
[6:26] World 400m champ Salwa Eid Naser banned
[24:49] Brown track and field is baack
[39:02] Impossible Games
[50:23] Praise for ourselves, defund the police, and Jacob Frey
[58:05] Chaski Challenge Treadmill World Records galore led by Sara Hall
[66:08] 1984 Olympic Marathon & Joan Benoit Samuelson, McDonald’s, Julie Brown 800/marathon Olympic double
[74:58] Bobby Morrow RIP
[78:44] Deleted/Restored Threads of Week:  Centro: least deserving Olympic gold medalist of all time??
*Breaking News ! July and August to be scrapped!
[86:25] Team Kenya or Team Norway at Impossible Games

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