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The 1609 Podcast

Jan 26, 2019

It's another week of the 1609 pod, and we had quite a bit to cover this week. First up was the Houston Half Marathon, which nearly saw another American record. Next, we mourned Usain Bolt's bourgeoning soccer career and talked a bit about Dubai's prize purse and what it takes to be an IAAF Platinum race. After that,...


Jan 19, 2019

This week, we picked up right where we left off last week (literally) and started the episode discussing the Centro to Bowerman move. We did a quick recap of a couple of races at UW Preview, talked about Hillary Bor's win at Stirling XC, covered the newly announced London elite field and Boston international...


Jan 17, 2019

The Miles to Trials interviews are going to be interviews with runners who have qualified for the US Olympic Trials in our typical interview format. Sam Roecker was kind enough to be our first interview, and we were thrilled to talk to her.

Sam Roecker finished third at the US Marathon Championships at CIM in 2018 with...


Jan 12, 2019

Our first guest of 2019 is Sarah Fowler, a former college runner at Ohio Wesleyan and current Assistant Distance Coach at University of Nebraska. We got to talk to her about how she got into coaching a D1 program so soon after college and how she juggles coaching, running, and work outside of that. Plus, Reebok and ZAP...


Jan 5, 2019

New year, new memes! We touched on a couple of fast times on the roads, a fast time in the park, and news about the 2019 Pre Classic location. Finally, we come hot out the gate with our predictions for 2019. Some are really out there, but others are ones we genuinely think stand a good chance of happening this...