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Episode 418: Molly’s Acclaim

Jason and Kevin discuss Molly Huddle’s American record at the Houston Half Marathon, Jordan Hasay’s outlook for the Boston Marathon, the potential field for this year’s World Half Marathon Championships and the drastic changes to the Hayward Field renovation plan.

Episode 417: You Might See That American Record

Jason and Kevin discuss this weekend’s Houston Half Marathon and Molly Huddle and Jordan Hasay’s chances at setting the American record. The guys also chat about Laura Muir’s plans to skip the Commonwealth Games, Usain Bolt on the pitch and playing poker, the best format for ekidens and much more.
Show Notes
-Bolt playing soccer and poker 
Canicross (dogs running with humans) 
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Episode 416: 2018 Predictions

Jason and Kevin make predictions for the year ahead about Eliud Kipchoge, Sydney McLaughlin, Wayde Van Niekerk, American men’s marathoning and more. The guys also discuss Andrew Wheating’s retirement and Yuki Kawauchi running a marathon by himself in freezing temperatures.

Episode 415: 2017 End of Year Awards

Jason and Kevin hand out their awards for the year in track and field and running.

Show Notes
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Episode 414: It’s like the plot of Lost

Jason and Kevin discuss the bizarre doping sting involving Justin Gatlin’s coach, the back-and-forth between Lolo Jones and Kellie Wells, Kenenisa Bekele coming up short in a world record attempt, Yuki Kawauchi vs. the entire United States and the fastest referee in football.

Show Notes
-Dennis Mitchell/Robert Wagner implicated in doping sting
-Gatlin’s samples to be retested
-Yuki Kawauchi vs. the United States
-Kenenisa Bekele’s latest world record attempt
-Lolo Jones points the finger at Kellie Wells, Wells responds
-The 4.2 forty ref
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Episode 413: Way Too Excited

Jason and Kevin discuss the American entrants for the 2018 Boston Marathon, Sydney McLaughlin’s fast start to her collegiate career, Claudia Lane’s dominant high school career, Nick Symmonds running a marathon on 25 miles per week and the passing of legendary high school coach Joe Newton.

Show Notes
-More people are faster than Usain Bolt
-American field for Boston Marathon
-Documentary about the late Joe Newton
-Sydney McLaughlin breaks another record
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Episode 412: I’ve Got a Golden Ticket

Jason and Kevin discuss Sondre Moen’s European record run in the marathon, Sara Hall running two marathons in five weeks, Yomif Kejelcha joining the Nike Oregon Project, more hype around Mo Farah and Eliud Kipchoge and wild card entries into the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships.

Show Notes
-Kipchoge v. Farah
-Controversy over “golden tickets” into Foot Locker High School Cross Country Championships
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Episode 411: Race T-Shirt

Jason and Kevin recap listener results from Turkey Trots across the nation, debate Nafi Thiam and Mutaz Essa Barshim winning IAAF Athlete of the Year, analyze when Russia will get off the banned list and look ahead to Eliud Kipchoge’s appearance at the London Marathon.

Show Notes
-Russia still banned
-Incredible Turkey Trot shirt
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Episode 410: 2017 NCAA Cross Country Championships Recap

Jason and Kevin recap the NCAA Cross Country Championships and discuss the winning efforts from Justyn Knight, Ednah Kurgat, Northern Arizona and New Mexico. The guys also discuss Gwen Jorgensen’s big goal of Olympic gold in the marathon, David Rudisha’s confusing Twitter stunt, Leonard Korir becoming the second American to break one hour in a half marathon and the latest athlete to think they are faster than Usain Bolt.

Show Notes
-Chaunte Lowe receives Beijing broze after doping DQs
-Gwen Jorgensen switches to the marathon
-David Rudisha’s Twitter stunt raises awareness for emergency care in Kenya
-Rugby player is faster than Usain Bolt
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Episode 409: Postal Run

Jason and Kevin answer listener emails and tweets about the New York City Marathon, how Molly Huddle and Shalane Flanagan’s careers match-up, Geoffrey Kamworor’s future, how many times Galen Rupp will face off with Mo Farah on the roads, the best volunteer position at a race, the correct arm position for starting a race and much more.

Show Notes
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