EPISODE 64: Virtual Races Galore, A World Record Attempt and Changes Coming in the NCAA?
In this episode Lauren + Abby chat about the latest news in the running world from the past week - from Shalane and her husband welcoming their son, completed and upcoming virtual races, a World Record attempt coming at the end of the month, and two important developing stories in the NCAA.
This We Talk About in This Episode
- Shalane Flanagan and her husband welcomed son, Jack, through adoption.
- According to FloTrack Sinclair Johnson is joining the Bowerman Track Club
- Sign up for the Sound Running Virtual Track Championships happening this month.
- See some scenes from Roberta Groner's virtual marathon here
- Watch Eliud Kipchoge and Kenesisa Bekele's conversation here
- Johnny Gregorek trains for his denim mile world record attempt at the end of the month
- Sign up for the Golden Coast Track Club's Virtual 5K that Nikki Hiltz is hosting to raise money for the Trevor Project
- This summer's Falmouth Road Race will be held virtually
- The NCAA is reviewing and considering changes to the NIL rules
- DI Conferences petition the NCAA for changes to the required sponsored sports minimum // NY Times Article // ESPN Article
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