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4 years ago Ottawa 10km results
@SI10 Last time I ran this race (a few years ago) the ladies' elite race started before the ope...
4 years ago Lanni Marchant Continues to Prove She is Elite
@Wetcoast While she may have run her fastest 10k on this course, no serious runner would clai...
4 years ago Django Unchained - Who has seen it?
@Wetcoast Saw it, loved it! Film won't be for everybody... pretty violent, with liberal use o...
5 years ago Bairu DNFs Fukuoka Marathon
[quote=Wetcoast]I would not write him off as a failed marathon runner or anyone else for that mat...
5 years ago Bairu DNFs Fukuoka Marathon
[quote=Wetcoast]I doubt that anyone can just say that some people are not cut out for the maratho...
5 years ago Edmonton Blue Mile Goes After Thief Christian Hesch
[quote=ChrisMoulton]Obviously he is a piece of $#@$@ so we can't take anything he says as truthfu...
5 years ago Edmonton Blue Mile Goes After Thief Christian Hesch
[quote=ChrisMoulton]... he admitted to taking to recover from injuries and [b][i]he erroneously b...
5 years ago Interview - Athletics Illustrated - The Science of Running's Steve Magness
[quote=ahutch]@peteq2 Seriously? What's your interpretation?[/quote] @ahutch When I saw...
5 years ago Interview - Athletics Illustrated - The Science of Running's Steve Magness
@ahutch Sure, that's one interpretation of the quotation. Maybe the best interpretation, I d...
5 years ago Interview - Athletics Illustrated - The Science of Running's Steve Magness
@Wetcoast Talking about Rupp: "You could look at hormones that influence recovery like vario...
5 years ago London Paralympics
@peteq2 Jay took silver in the T11 5000 with another PB, 15:34. Sweet! Jon ran 55-point i...
5 years ago London Paralympics
Anyone following? Had the live feed on TV yesterday to watch our buddy Jay Dunkerley take home b...
5 years ago Brannen CDN record 1000m
@ksully330 Sweet! Nice way to come back from getting spiked in London.
5 years ago Do You really think that 5000m was Slow?
@bryano Hey Bryan, sorry my snarky comments weren't aimed at you, although I can see it came ...
5 years ago Do You really think that 5000m was Slow?
[quote=petesakes]@donjuan If he simply goes up to 170-180 miles/week next year, ... he's done. ...
5 years ago Anything happening in the track world these days? Any big meets going on?
[quote=powerboy]I watched some NBC last night. [/quote] Well that was your mistake right there...
5 years ago What Olympic sports did you play growing up?
Been glued to the TV the past few days, as happens every couple of years. Been watching whatever...
5 years ago How Do we Improve Distance Running in Canada?
I think this discussion needed to start with the recognition that distance running in Canada toda...
5 years ago McBride NJR
[quote=DrHeartons]...people didn't think that that the United States would ever have an African ...
5 years ago What's Wrong With Arizona Training Group?
[quote=ksully330]www.runmartinson.ca/2012/07/a-farewell-to-arms.htm.... Pretty scathing blog d...
5 years ago Canadian Trials
Have a good run, Leslie!
5 years ago Most exciting OFSAA Race
@oasis Honestly I don't understand why anyone would belittle this achievement, or call it "un...
5 years ago The Victoria Track Classic - Preview - Flotrack
@Wetcoast Unless I'm doing something wrong, this link doesn't go to the right place, just bri...
5 years ago Most exciting OFSAA Race
[quote=spaff]Pretty exciting to see a MG go 2:09 in the 800, and crush a long time record![/quote...
5 years ago Olympic Qualifiers
[quote=kingwwc]A+ STANDARD!!! 8 STELLINGWERFF Hilary CAN 4:05.08 PB [/quote] Awesome! We'r...
5 years ago Bailey DUI
@SI10 I was thinking something along the same lines... Of course, the "new math" is pretty...
5 years ago Bailey DUI
@ksully330 According to the article, he's a regular scofflaw... Previously charged with leav...
5 years ago Nate Brannen - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
@Wetcoast From the "About Kevin Sullivan" section at the Capital City Runners (Sullivan's sto...
5 years ago Nate Brannen - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
@Wetcoast Moved to Ohio... didn't he and Kevin Sullivan open a running store in Florida? Or ...
5 years ago Racing vs completion
Life is much more enjoyable when you don't worry about the harmless things other people do, or th...
5 years ago Renato Canova - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
Thanks for that Chris, lots of interesting discussion there. This quote tickled the funny bone...
5 years ago Full Funding for NACAC U-23
[quote=kingwwc]If the U-23 athlete is considering competing for Canada internationally for years ...
5 years ago Full Funding for NACAC U-23
I'm going to side with traveller on this one. A first experience running at that altitude, let al...
5 years ago Sheila Reid Interview - Athletics Illustrated
Hey Chris, just wanted to say thanks for another good one. You've been doing a really nice job of...
5 years ago Lanni Marchant - Challenging the Standards - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
@warden Yeah, good points.
5 years ago Lanni Marchant - Challenging the Standards - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
[quote=warden](1) I thought it was more relevant to compare the women's standards across all even...
5 years ago Lanni Marchant - Challenging the Standards - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
I agree with you that if we are making a direct comparison, the ladies' marathon standard is "sof...
5 years ago Lanni Marchant - Challenging the Standards - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
Very interesting analysis. I think you need to be fairly careful with an analysis like this, h...
5 years ago Lanni Marchant - Challenging the Standards - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
Exciting news for people like Lanni, not for OGs, but for 2013 WCs, just arrived by email from AC...
5 years ago Dylan Wykes 2:10:47
Saw this link over at Letsrun just now: http://leblogdurob.com/blog-71/ Great read!
5 years ago Dr. Trent Stellingwerff - Interview - Athletics Illustrated - genes and performance
@Wetcoast Very excellent interview Chris! Some very thoughtful and interesting commentary fr...
5 years ago Dylan Wykes 2:10:47
@oasis Congrats Dylan!!! 2:13 by Watson is nothing to sneeze at either. Really solid crop o...
5 years ago Megan Metcalfe Wright Interview - Athletics Illustrated
@Wetcoast Another good one Chris, thanks! It warms my heart to see one of our our best LD ...
5 years ago Interview - Haile Gebrselassia - Athletics Illustrated
@Wetcoast Sneaky... you have the power to remove extraneous "althoughs" with a key stroke. :...
5 years ago Interview - Haile Gebrselassia - Athletics Illustrated
@Wetcoast Chris, "although," "although," "even though..." ??? That's my polite way of telli...
5 years ago Carding Criteria 2012-2013
@romo Interesting. I'll admit I don't follow the carding discussions all that closely, so so...
5 years ago Dr. Trent Stellingwerff - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
[quote=Wetcoast]@peteq2 I have two interviews with her. One is from the Bazan Bay 5k and is a ...
5 years ago Dr. Trent Stellingwerff - Interview - Athletics Illustrated
@Wetcoast Thaks for another good one Chris. I had no idea the Stellingwerffs had moved to ...
5 years ago Easy runs
[quote=Stingersxc]... cue @peteq2 and slow twitch/fast twitch talk! ;)[/quote] @Stingersxc ...
5 years ago 4th Annual Highway 2 McDonald Challenge
[quote=michaelbentley]The Highway 2 McDonalds Challenge is race of grand proportions consisting o...