Run Junkie 116 - Oly Trials, Sheep Shearing & a lot of Robbies
This week on Run Junkie.... High School: Edward Cheserek 8:43 two mile Brooks PR Invite - Accepted Entries as of 1/18/12 College: Washington Preview Coverage The DUAL - Michigan v Ohio State Highlights Frosh Robby Creese set collegiate 1k record Kyle Merber Interview Ryan Waite Blog Luke Puskedra 1:01:36 half marathon debut Pro: Olympic Marathon Trials Olympic Trials Photo Album Olympic Trials RESULTS | Recap Houston 1/2 & Marathon Coverage Lisa Uhl season debut Brett Gotcher post-trials interview Bay Area Cross Challenge Highlights London Olympics Go to London with Flotrack Tours
Run Junkie 118 - Miler Madness, Running with the Buffs Banned & Altitude debate
Run Junkie this week.... Last weekend's events/highlights: - Lawi Lalang 3:55.09 mile, #3 all-time - David McCarthy 3:55.76 mile, +3 others - Penn State Mile 3:56 - Andy Bayer starts weekend with 3:58 - Sally Kipyego & Katie Flood in UW 3k - Emily Infeld DMR Split of 4:33 - Jordan Hasay Season Debut - Mo Farah indoor 1500 win - Peter Callahan Princeton 1k record - Alan Webb falls in 800 - Tasty Race of the Week, Cam Levins - Chris Derrick cooking the goodness - Top NCAA Mark from the weekend This weekend's events: - NB Indoor Grand Prix - ND Meyo Invitational (LIVE) - NB Collegiate Invitational (LIVE)
Run Junkie 119 - Dog Sh***, Big Live Weekend and Galen's Black belt
Run Junkie This Weeek.. Last Weekend Event's and Highlights Tasty Race Meyo Mile Kick of the Week Kynard Jump Pinder WL 200 Mo Galen Ciaran NB Grand Prix NB Collegiate Notre Dame Invite This Weekend Events: Husky Classic (Live) Millrose (Live!) BU Valentine Iowa State Classic USA XC St. Louis Spire DI Invite
M 5k F01 (American, Collegiate & High School 5k record, Millrose 2012)
Men's 5,000-meter Run Finals 1 Lagat, Bernard Nike 13:07.15 American 2 Lalang, Lawi Arizona 13:08.28 College 3 Sambu, Stephen Arizona 13:13.74 College 4 Korir, Leonard Iona College 13:19.54 5 Derrick, Chris Stanford 13:19.58 6 Baddeley, Andy New Balance 13:22.44 7 Barrios, Juan Luis Nike 13:23.61 8 Cheserek, Edward Newark, NJ 13:57.04 Natl HS 9 Tyner, Justin W C A P 13:59.88 Asmerom, Bolota Saucony DNF Bruce, Ben U.S.A. DNF
Run Junkie 117 - Fake record attempts, 5k madness and CREEPIN ON MY FACEBOOK!
Do you want to intro an upcoming episode of Run Junkie? You and/or your friends could be chosen to give the opening "RUN JUNKIE!" intro by uploading your video clips to Flotrack and sending the link to firstname.lastname@example.org. Send them over today. Upcoming Weekend Events: UW Invitational BU Terrier Invitational Penn State National Meet Texas A&M Mondo Challenge Rich Peters 4:00 Mile Ameer Webb 6.66/20.94 Double Edward Cheserek 4:02 mile, #2 All-Time Nick Symmonds Latest Blog VarsityMonitor.com??? Navy Indoor Tour Chris Schroll "In the Darkness" Adam Goucher thoughts about Kara More: National Track League - allowing athletes to share Bib space Buy Millrose Games Tickets today
M Mile F01 (NYRR Men's Wanamaker Mile & Collegiate Record, Millrose 2012)
NYRR Wanamaker Mile Finals 1 Centrowitz, Matthew Nike 3:53.92A 2 Batty, Miles B.Y.U. 3:54.54A 3 Heath, Garrett Saucony 3:55.24 4 Kisorio, Silas Unattached 3:55.84 5 Van Ingen, Erik Binghamton 3:56.37 6 O'Hare, Chris Tulsa 3:56.63 7 Levins, Cam So. Utah 3:57.16 8 McCarthy, David Providence 3:57.86 9 Milne, Taylor New Balance 4:00.78 10 Merber, Kyle Columbia 4:02.83 11 Boylan-Pett, Liam N.J.-N.Y. 4:10.86 12 Olmedo, Manuel Nike 4:16.71 -- Wiezcorek, Mark U.S.A. DNF
Galen Rupp after American 2 Mile record & thoughts on Lagat
This past Saturday Galen Rupp broke Bernard Lagat's American indoor 2 mile record by .35 running 8:09.72 with splits of 4:07-4:02. Across the country Lagat took down Rupp's American indoor 5k record by about six seconds running 13:05. We made the trek to Albuquerque where Rupp is currently doing altitude training with his Oregon Elite group including Mo Farah and Ciaran O'Lionaird through the USA Indoor Championships. Galen talks about his race, sinus infection, Geoff Hollister and going head to head with Bernard Lagat at the end of the month. And if you're wondering, Galen is doing an easy 4 mile run on the treadmill at about 6:10 pace.
105th Millrose Games 2012 - FULL Broadcast
Simply the most historic indoor track & field event in the world, the Millrose Games, will be Saturday, February, 11, 2012, at its new location ÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ the New Balance Track & Field Center at the Armory. The country's top men's and women's track & field athletes along with the finest college and high school student-athletes will showcase their talents on the "world's fastest indoor track." The 2012 Millrose Games are expecting to see challenges to long-standing records as the Armory track is renown for fast times. The road to the 2012 Summer Olympics in London runs through the Armory.
W 1500 F01 (NYRR Wanamaker Women's Metric Mile, Millrose Games 2012)
NYRR Wanamaker Women's Metric Mile Finals 1 Simpson, Jenny New Balance 4:07.27 2 Rowbury, Shannon Nike 4:07.66 3 Macias, Isabel adidas 4:08.80 4 Infeld, Maggie N.Y.A.C 4:10.12 5 Sifuentes, Nicole Saucony 4:10.92 6 Follett, Katie Brooks 4:11.51 7 Van Dalen, Lucy Stony Brook 4:11.78 8 Centrowitz, Lauren New Balance 4:11.97 9 Maloy, Liz New Balance 4:15.40 -- Muncan, Marina New Balance DNF
Matt Centrowitz's decision to go pro & current training schedule
Matt Centrowitz decide to forgo his final seasons of eligibility at the University of Oregon to pursue a professional career in track and field. Centrowitz tells us his decision to turn pro and advice he got from Leo Manzano & Bernard Lagat about his decision. Centro reveals his current training schedule as he is with Alberto Salazar's Oregon Elite group, while still at school in Eugene. We also learn how much he trains with old teammates Andy Wheating and AJ Acosta.
Kyler Merber Millrose & Oklahoma Transfers
Columbia's Kyle Merber, a 3:58 miler and All-American, is healthy at the start of indoor track for the first time since 2010. Recently it was announced that Merber will run the Wannamaker Mile at the Millrose Games where a few milers will attempt to take the collegiate down, 3:55.02. Merber talks about his training, Millrose and also gives his opinion on the recent miler transfers to the University of Oklahoma.
Predict & win w/LaShawn Merritt for WR attempt at Millrose!
Last night we got to talk to LaShawn Merritt heading into his season opener at the Millrose Games on Saturday at the Armory in NYC. This isn't any normal season opener as their is a world record and $25,000 on the line! LaShawn Merritt is also giving fans the opportunity to win an autographed prize by the Olympic 400 champ himself! Predict LaShawn's time for Saturday's 500 meter race for your chance to win, rules below: (Note: Current World Record is 1:00.17) 1. Login to Flotrack 2. Predict LaShawn's time under this video (format - MM:SS.SS) 3. Tune into Flotrack on Saturday for Millrose to find the results! In this interview LaShawn breaks down his race, talks about the season and also gives his opinions on competitors Jeshua Anderson and HS star Strymar Livingston.
Katie Mackey, new name/same athlete, talks changes in 2012
We caught up with the runner formerly known as Katie Follett, now Katie Mackey, in NYC before the Millrose Games. Katie has experienced new changes in the past few months including moving to Portland, getting married and working with new coach Sean Coster. She discusses the transition, how its affected the start of her second year as a professional athlete and how she has changed as an athlete. YES!
Lagat Reaction after he Beat Rupp and Rupp beat his record
Bernard Lagat hears news of Galen Rupp breaking his indoor 2 mile record in Arkansas after breaking Rupp's indoor 5000 meter record at the Millrose Games in New York City.
What event will Jenny Simpson focus on in 2012?
Jenny Simpson has been top five in the world in both the 1500 meters and the steeplechase. While she has the American steeplechase record, Simpson won the world championships in 2011. Let's not forget Jenny is the fastest collegiate ever over 5000 meters and one of a few women in the US that is currently under the 15 minute barrier. With the Olympic year in front of us, the goal for any athlete and their career is to make it to London this August. We ask Jenny Simpson what event she will focus on to give her the best road to London.
W 60 F01 (Millrose Games 2012)
WomenÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs 60-meter Dash Finals 1 Knight, Biance adidas 7.25 2 Young, Jessica Saucony 7.26 3 Hawthorne, Trisha Ann Jamaica 7.27 4 Williams, Lauryn Saucony 7.28 5 Barber, Lisa U.S.A. 7.32 6 Ferguson McKenzie, Debbi adidas 7.33 7 Solomon, Shalonda Reebok 7.34 8 Mayo, Gabby U.S.A. 7.37
W 800 F01 (Uceny, Millrose Games 2012)
Women's 800-meter Run Finals 1 Uceny, Morgan adidas 2:03.35 2 Magiso, Fantu Ethiopia 2:03.72 3 Wright, Phoebe Nike 2:03.95 4 Wilson, Ajee U.S.A. 2:04.13 5 Vessey, Maggie New Balance 2:04.18 6 Thomas, LaTavia Nike 2:04.19 7 Wallace, Lea Nike 2:05.55 8 Goldfarb, Aly Puma 2:16.38
Cam Levins another great opportunity at Millrose 2012
Canadian wunderkind Cam Levins talks about his odds in the Wannamaker Mile, what his mileage looks like leading up to the Millrose Games, and the impact he hopes to make in the stellar Men's Mile.
Erik Van Ingen PRs and talks differences in athletes after Wanamaker Mile Millrose 2012
Erik Van Ingen of Binghamton sets a new PR of 3:56 in the Millrose Games' Wanamaker Mile. The time comes a few weeks after running a 7:56 PR in the 3k. Van Ingen was 5th last year indoors in the mile and 6th outdoor in the 1500 at the NCAA Championships. He talks about the race, his season and what separates different athletes.
Bernard Lagat thoughts on Galen Rupp and American records before Millrose
Tomorrow night Bernard Lagat will be going after the 5000 meter indoor American Record of 13:11.44 that is currently held by Galen Rupp. Across the country in Fayetteville Galen Rupp will be going after Bernard Lagat's 2 Mile American Record of 8:10. Lagat talks about the indoor rivalry between him and Rupp. The two could possible meet on February 26th at the US Indoor Championships!
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