Episode 372 - Peter Thompson
Mo runs his final indoor race, Laura Muir smashes yet another record, Lily Partridge debuts in style in Seville, Steve Smythe sets a marathon world record, and Ethiopian runner faces jail, Flanagan's out of Boston, and Wilson eyes the world record in Tokyo.
00:00 - Intro
- Martin's been taking it to the kids
- Tom's been taken down by the kids
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17:05 - News
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- Ethiopia set to jail their first 'doper'
- Lily Partridge debuts in style in Seville
- Laura and Mo win in Birmingham
- Steve Smythe breaks three hours, 40 years after the first time he did it
- Shalane's out of Boston
- Wilson eyes up a Tokyo world record
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- Bask in the golden glow of glory
44:17 - Training Talk - Going Long
- Fuel (or not)
- Pace (always)
- Mind (don't judge, focus on the process)
- Mix things up
1:00:03 - Interview - Peter Thompson
1:38:10 - Close
- Martin's home alone with the bin lids
- Tom's looking forward to a weekend with his mum