Warholm & London Marathon Reign Supreme, Guest Chris Lear and NCAA XC in the Spring? – Track Talk Podcast

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by LetsRun.com
August 26, 2020

This week’s weekly track and field podcast, “LetsRun.com Track Talk” is here (subscribe here), where Rojo, Wejo, & Jonathan give you the latest news in professional running.

Running with the Buffaloes author Chris Lear was our surprise guest @ [66:32] to talk cheater spikes, gambling, whether Alan Webb & Adam Goucher are clean and stock picks.

Before that -Karsten Warholm threatened the World Record in Stockholm, Donavan Brazier and Timothy Cheruiyot kept winning, Laura Muir kept impressing, London showed why it’s the top marathon in the world, Galen Rupp & Mo Farah updates, and NCAA XC in the spring?

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Show notes: (click to listen there)
Start: Warholm in Stockholm, Warholm v Benjamin and Samba
[9:37] Donavan Brazier, Laura Muir
[20:11] Japanese 1500m record at Tokyo Olympic Stadium
[25:41] London THE Marathon of 2020
[34:55] Galen Rupp update
[36:01] Forgotten Runner of the Week: Mo Farah
[39:54] Virtual NYC Marathon, what marathons if any will take place in US this fall?
[42:03] Will return of fans at NFL lead to return of racing?
[48:54] Sunset Tour & King Cheserek, Final Big Friendly meet
[56:35] NCAA XC in the Spring?
[64:42] Message Board Thread of Week: The Obesification of the U.S.
[66:32] Running with Buffaloes Author Chris Lear
End- Bonus content: Rojo Rant

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