Currently, I am home in Boulder Colorado with my rear end parked on the couch after my Silicon Valley Turkey Trot race. Training has been great here. Joining Tinman has been my first experience with altitude training. At first, I struggled but then things just seemed to click for me one day. It’s been smooth sailing since. I’ve been crushing workouts and feeling great. It’s been a huge perspective shift from college. The NCAA is a bit of a meatgrinder system.
2019 was a big year from Sam Parsons; a switch to run for Germany and an appearance at the Doha World Championships making 2019 an eventful one for this rising 5000m athlete. Based in Boulder, Colorado, Sam is busy preparing for what will hopefully be a bigger 2020, with the Olympics just a stone throws away.We caught up with Sam to chat about 2019, his training, and heaps more.
In April 2019, Irish-born Australian Sinead Diver, moved to third on the Aussie women’s all-time list after finishing seventh at the London Marathon with a time of 2:24:11. This time was also a 2020 Tokyo Olympic qualifier and the fastest time by an Australian in 12 years. The only Australian women to have run quicker are Benita Willis and Lisa Ondieki. We caught up with Sinead for a flash interview.
Canada's Mohammed Ahmed (born January 5, 1991) won a bronze medal in the 5000 m at the 2019 World Athletics Championships in Doha, making him the first Canadian to medal in the event. He is a two-time silver medalist at the Commonwealth Games in the 5000 and 10,000 m...
In part 2 of Ben's episode, RT spends some time with the 2019 Chevron City to Surf winner, to gain some insight into his process. Instagram @benchamberlainn https://www.runnerstribe.com/features/workout-series-s2-episode-06-featuring-2019-chevron-city-to-surf-winner-ben-chamberlain/
Runner’s Tribe reporter Dave Ross caught up with Lopez Lomong after he helped Eliud Kipchoge make history in Vienna. Lomong is one of the USA’s leading distance runners and was part of Eliud Kipchoge’s pacing team in the Breaking2 attempt in Monza in 2017. Lomong was born in South Sudan...
Runner's Tribe reporter Dave Ross caught up with Augustine Choge after he helped Eliud Kipchoge make history in Vienna. One of Eliud Kipchoge’s best friends and now one of his training partners in the Global Sports Communication (GSC) group. Choge was a World Youth (3000m) and World Junior champion (5000m)...
Runner’s Tribe reporter Dave Ross caught up with American 1500m record holder Shelby Houlihan on site - INEOS 1:59. https://www.runnerstribe.com/features/watch-reigning-olympic-1500m-champion-matt-centrowitz-interview-from-ineos-159/ https://www.runnerstribe.com/latest-news/eliud-kipchoge-livestream-video-replay-of-sub-two-hour-marathon-barrier-being-destroyed-in-159-challenge/
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From Runner’s Tribe ADDICT comes the 11th instalment of the ‘Destination Doha’ interview series hosted by highly knowledgable/top distance runner, Mitch Brown. This episode features one of Australia's top medal hopes on the track, Commonwealth Games 800m Bronze Medalist, Luke Mathews. https://www.instagram.com/p/B2NNYigAS6I/
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From Runner’s Tribe ADDICT comes the 10th instalment of the ‘Destination Doha’ interview series hosted by highly knowledgable/top distance runner, Mitch Brown. This episode features open IAAF World Championship debutant and U20 World Championship 800m silver medalist, Carley Thomas. https://www.instagram.com/p/B2QRqs2JTg4/