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- Episode 235: Interview with Toni Reavis
- Episode 234: The City of the Wind
- Episode 233: Chicago Marathon Preview
- Episode 232: Interview with Science of Sport’s Ross Tucker
- Episode 231: Berlin Marathon Recap
- Episode 230: Berlin Marathon Preview
- Episode 229: The Fourth Anniversary Show
- Episode 228: The Fosbury Cops
- Episode 227: The Penultimate
- Episode 226: Predicting the Future
- Episode 225: Shirtless in the Steeple
- Episode 224: Euro Champs
- Episode 223: Commonwealth Games Recap
- Episode 222: Interview with Kelly Blatz, star of the movie 4 Minute Mile
- Episode 221: From London to Monaco
- Episode 220: Mopping Up
- Episode 219: Interview with Christian Taylor
- Episode 218: USA Championships Recap
- Episode 217: USA Championships Preview
- Episode 216: 32 x History
Category Archives: Episodes
Kevin and Jason review the fall marathon season with the help of broadcaster and analyst Toni Reavis. Toni shares his thoughts on Dennis Kimetto’s world record, the sub two-hour debate, the upcoming New York City battle between Geoffrey Mutai and Wilson Kipsang and the current state of American marathoning.
Toni also discusses his favorite moment behind the microphone, the difficulties of broadcasting a live race and Eugene’s bid for the 2019 World Championships.
Kevin recounts his trip to the Chicago Marathon and the guys discuss the wins by Eliud Kipchoge and Rita Jeptoo, Kenenisa Bekele’s off-day and the strong performances by Amy Hastings and Bobby Curtis.
Jason and Kevin run through all the story lines heading into the Chicago Marathon including:
-Can Kenenisa Bekele handle a deep field in his second marathon?
-Do the men have a chance at the world record?
-Are there any women who can contend with Rita Jeptoo?
-Where will the first American place?
Also, the guys dive into the ongoing Justin Gatlin controversy, discuss a man’s failed attempt to run across the ocean and read more nominees for the world’s slowest name.
Ross Tucker of the Science of Sport website joins Kevin to discuss Dennis Kimetto’s world record, the likelihood of a sub two-hour marathon and the reasons behind the Kenyan dominance in the event.
Ross also shares his opinion on the “blade jumper,” the current state of anti-doping efforts, and tells what is was like being in South Africa during the Caster Semenya and Oscar Pistorius controversies.
Jason and Kevin discuss Dennis Kimetto’s world record in the marathon, Shalane Flanagan’s podium finish and all the other headlines from the world’s fastest marathon.
Jason and Kevin discuss all the angles of Sunday’s Berlin Marathon including Shalane Flanagan’s chances at the American record, the likelihood of a men’s world record and the use of male rabbits in the women’s race.
Also, the guys reignite the Ryan Hall/Alan Webb/Dathan Ritzenhein debate, breakdown the Wallace Spearmon’s positive drug test and speculate about the possibilities of a jet pack that can help you run a sub four mile
Jason and Kevin celebrate their fourth year of podcasting and reminisce about their favorite show moments, reflect on the 2014 track and season and look ahead to the fall marathon season.
The guys also discuss the Continental Cup, Lolo Jone’s brief appearance on Dancing with the Stars and Ryan Hall’s new coach.
Jason and Kevin bid farewell to the Diamond League and recap another historic high jump competition, debate the American and international athletes of the year and look ahead to the favorites and sleepers for the 2015 season.
The guys also discuss Mo Farah’s controversial half marathon, preview the Fifth Avenue Mile and analyze why runners still wear bibs on their chest.
Jason and Kevin discuss Jenny Simpson’s diving win, David Rudisha’s new tactics, Tyson Gay’s struggles and all the other headlines from the Zurich Diamond League meet.
Also, the guys chat about the season’s second world record, two track athletes who didn’t make it in the NFL and Usain Bolt’s worldwide tour.
Jason and Kevin discuss Usain Bolt’s decision to end his season after just three races, Justin Gatlin comparing himself to Batman and Alexa Eframinson’s decision to turn professional.
Also, the guys forecast the Zurich Diamond League meet and tell you how long Asafa Powell will lead the 100, why David Rudisha will win, and which American will set an American record.