August 12, 2020
Below is this week’s edition of the LetsRun.com Track Talk podcast (subscribe here).
Herculis Monaco Diamond League, the greatest one day track meet of 2020 is here. Joshua Cheptegei is after Bekele’s 5k WR, Donavan Brazier his own American record, what about Obiri vs Hassan vs Gidey? + Noah Lyles, Mondo Duplantis, Grant Halloway and more.
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Guest Dave Smith, the Oklahoma State cross country coach and three time NCAA XC Champ, joins us at 54:08 and says practice is underway and his team intends on competing in 2020. There will be a race November 21 in Stillwater, the only question is if it will be the NCAA Champs.
[4:25] Chepetegi after Bekele’s WR
[15:09] Rojo’s Rant + Women’s 5k: Obiri vs Hassan vs Gidey
[24:20] Donavan Brazier American record attempt?
[29:38] Raevyn Rogers & Zombie NOP
[39:03] Audio of the Week: Listener Goes off on Bowerman Track Club
[40:37] Sondre Moen breaks 1 hour European record or does he?
[52:08] Oklahoma State Coach Dave Smith on NCAA XC 2020, getting to the top, staying there, being a father and more
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