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It’s A Good Week To Be In Your 40s

Being a part of the medical team for the Olympic Trials has its perks. Some pretty cool SWAG, great camaraderie with other like minded professionals, and maybe even a few post-shift libations. 388 more words

The Fire I Found in Eugene

These past 12 days have been amazing. I don’t think I can express how transformative it was to witness the greatest athletes compete to represent USA at the 2016 Summer Olympics. 543 more words

Training

Final USA Track & Field Olympic Trials Review

THE FINAL CHAPTER

Men’s 5000m

Ok, there were definitely some other things that happened in the final two days in Eugene, but seriously, Bernard Lagat just won the Trials 5K at age 41. 1,646 more words

Sports

Bernard Lagat, at 41, leaves Hayward Field with image he promised his family

Moments after Bernard Lagat qualified to become the oldest U.S. Olympic runner of all time (sorry, Meb Keflezighi), he writhed on the Hayward Field track he has laid spikes on for nearly two decades. 867 more words

Olympics

Bernard Lagat wins men's 5000m final at 41 years old

Bernard Lagat, 41, is set to be the oldest U.S. runner ever to compete at the Olympics after he qualified for Rio by winning the 5000m final at the U.S. 120 more words

Track And Field

Galen Rupp wins 10,000m at Olympic Track Trials

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Pick a distance, any distance, and Galen Rupp can run it.

Already qualified for the marathon, Rupp added the 10,000 meters to his list Friday night at Olympic trials. 447 more words

Olympics