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40 years ago today, The 1976 Olympic Marathon Trials in Eugene.

On this day, 40 years ago, was the 1976 Olympic Marathon Trials. As once noted at one of the greatest marathons ever, the field was deep from Frank Shorter, Bill Rogers, Amby Burfoot, Tony Sondoval, Tom Flemming and Don Kordong. 195 more words

Olympic Marathon Trials

POP GOES THE BOOM!

The running boom is over, and you can blame the millennials.  So says an article in the Wall Street Journal quoting statistics from, among others, … 609 more words

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To put it another way, Michael Jordan was a gym rat. – Frank Shorter http://ift.tt/1TLCgwK

Frank Shorter

That sweet spot in time

In 1980, I purchased a book titled The Sweet Spot In Time by John Jerome. This is the review it gets on Amazon.com these days. 520 more words

I plan to be running as long as I can and have no plans to stop. – Frank Shorter http://dlvr.it/KnM84m

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MEB NOW ATOP ALL-TIME U.S. DISTANCE RUNNING LIST

After his impressive win at Saturday’s U.S. Olympic Team Trials Marathon in Los Angeles (in his debut at the distance) who knows how far Oregon’s… 854 more words

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