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My view of the London Olympics: The women’s 10,000m and the men’s 5,000m + Olympic Training Log August 13-August 19

Prologue (skip this part to get to the good stuff): My race to watch the men’s 5,000m final Last Saturday I had a race of my own: the race to drive back from cottage country in Ontario (no TV, very little … Continue reading

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The Women’s 10,000m: Comparing 1988 to 2012

History of the women’s 10,000m track race I was lucky to have matured as a runner just a few years before the 10,000m track race became an official event for women. Prior to 1986, I competed nationally (and a few times … Continue reading

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