USATF Debacle Gets Even Weirder
Pre Classic, probably the best track on the tube this year, on NBC, Sunday, 1 p.m. Details.
Why you should talk to old people. …Hello In There
Walk with a Doc. For 13 weeks, leading up to the Eugene Marathon, Vin Lananna/TrackTown USA has a one hour Sunday workout. There is always a M.D. there to walk and talk with anyone. Free.
Are you signed up for your local July 4th race? Hope so. Jen A. Miller/NYT on the largest race in the country, Peachtree. And some outstanding links.
While waiting for a heart, guy raises money for Heart Institute and does a 10K. Story.
USA Track and Field Tries To Hide The Fact That They Messed Up BIG TIME
Consider the hummingbird… Joyas Voladoras
It just gets worse. Up To 39 Athletes May Have Had Their Spot on Team USA Denied Thanks To USATF’s Incompetence …Who gets fired when the head honcho signs off on the goof?
Week That Was
Meet Bob Schul, Team USA’s Only 5,000-meter Olympic Champion In History …On Sunday he would do 20 X 400 in 60 seconds. Probably on a track worse than at the high school nearest you. …BTW, are you racing the local 5K (or whatever) on July 4th? Hope so. Patriotic duty. …We’re just not buying that you’re too old or crippled.
Joy in hiking. Alone. Or naked
More joy. The Great Summer Read …And more. We read and enjoyed Good to Go and The Pioneers
Video: On This Oregon Trail, Foresters and Mountain Bikers Work Together
How to Fall Asleep in 120 Seconds …The U.S. Navy did not teach us that in boot camp.
Ken Goe: Leadership of USA Track & Field continues to bumble along
Jen A. Miller/NYT: Running. With links.
China Bible Fact of the Day
Why books don’t work. I read that about 10 hours ago and I’m still thinking about it.
Just finished Can’t Hurt Me. Loved it. …Review. Once 300 pounds, he turned it around, likely a better runner than thee or me ever were.
Some guy argues, Making your bed will not help you change the world. Do you want to be like that guy or Admiral McRaven?