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Training without a coach: Olympic Training Log Feb. 20-Feb. 26

I was now back in Brussels, training for the World Cross-Country Championships in Auckland (as well as several major road races) without the guidance of my coach, George Gluppe. Remember, this was pre-Internet days. There was no Facebook, no Skype, … Continue reading

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Heel bursitis hurts: Olympic Training Log: January 2-January 8

[Please scroll down to view this week’s Training Log.] My heel bursitis story: This week’s training log will make it clear that heel bursitis was beginning to seriously hamper my running. Rest days from running, filled with cross-training, will be … Continue reading

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