Monthly Archives: April 2007

>State record, maybe national record?

>At yesterday’s Eastwood Relays in rural Pemberville OH, a new state record was set. It might be a national record, but I don’t know if anyone keeps track of these things. I’m having login problems at the T&FN message boards, … Continue reading

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>Boston / London Marathons

>WCSN had live coverage of the London Marathon this morning. It would have required getting up around 3 a.m. to see it–which I have done to see live Olympic coverage, but a single marathon doesn’t quite rise to that level. … Continue reading

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>Couldn’t Have Said It Better Myself

>In case you’re unaware, Monday’s forecast for the Boston Marathon is atrocious. Temperatures are predicted to be in the 30s, with very heavy rain and a 30 mph headwind. (Note that this forecast is actually an improvement from earlier in … Continue reading

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>College Track Playoffs?

>I’ve got a modest proposal for one over at my Trackshark blog. Read up!

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>Anti-Doping News

>Trevor Graham’s perjury trial is set for September 24. Things could get very interesting, as there are two distinctly different but equally tantalizing possibilities. 1) If it goes to trial, many of Graham’s former athletes would have to admit PED … Continue reading

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>Homemade Commercials

>When meet management can’t (or won’t) do it, you’ve got to take things into your own hands. Somebody put together a couple of videos to pimp the Mt. SAC Relays. Take a look.Fun. I mean, the production levels are a … Continue reading

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>TV Listings

>A quick update. If I’m missing something, post it. Monday, April 169:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., VersusBoston Marathon Saturday, April 281:00 – 3:00 p.m., ESPN2Penn Relays 7:00-10:00 p.m., Fox College Sports CentralUSC vs UCLA Sunday, April 296:00 – 9:00 a.m., … Continue reading

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>Texas Relays Blog

>Track & Field News is hosting a live blog from the Texas Relays. Check it out.

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>It Worked

>When the weather begins to warm, I get a rather common occurrence that annoys the shit out of me. Young punks will drive by as I run and yell things at me. As a high school teacher, I’m used to … Continue reading

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>Here You Go

>In this month’s Track & Field News, the “Scoop Malinowski Biofile” on Aussie pole vaulter Steve Hooker mentions a rather painful moment available on YouTube. Here it is.

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