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The 1609 Podcast

Aug 26, 2017

Evan and Alex talked to Chris about what it was like to train hard on a deployment, his experience running the Peachtree 10k for the Air Force, and what he's hoping for from his next marathon. We also talk the elite fields for the New Balance 5th Avenue Mile. Plus, could LeBron James beat Usain Bolt over a mile and...


Aug 19, 2017

This week, Evan and Alex get to hear from Andy Harris, a race director in Columbus, Ohio. We wrapped up our discussion of Worlds by talking everything from the USA 1-2 in the women's steeple to Mo Farah's silver in the 5k, and then got to hear about what it's like to put on races and what kind of things go into event...


Aug 12, 2017

Evan and Alex talk to Andrew about being a "lifer" in the sport of running, what his training has been like, and his history with the Beach 2 Beacon 10k, plus Worlds coverage including Bolt's bronze, Cragg's surprise medal and the women's 1500m roller coaster.

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Aug 5, 2017

Evan, Alex and their guest for the week, Dan, make some picks for the IAAF World Championships starting Friday, unbox a couple of running apparel shipments from Tracksmith and CITIUS MAG, and talk to Dan about running Boston, running culture in Boston, consistency in training, and how busy his long run social...