Episode 379 - Jo Pavey
The Kenyan Olympic women’s marathon Champion fails a drug test, Runderwear bring you Rate Your Run and Fitness Rewards announce a marathon deal. Sonia O’Sullivan’s daughter rips it up down under and this coming Monday in the USA it’s the Boston Marathon where one runner is aiming for his 50th consecutive race. Plus, we look at 3 ways to see the best in your previous race and the formidable Jo Pavey joins us to talk anti-doping, medals, and the London Marathon.
00:00 - Intro
- Martin's been a poorly boy
- Tom's been running more.
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19:55 - Facebook Friday talked about marathoning advice to your former self | Thread
Fitness Rewards offer a special marathon season deal. John McGlone joins us from Fitness Rewards 'the runners choice for life and health insurance'
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22:10 - News
Runderwear bring your Rate Your Run.
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- Jemima Sumgong Olympic Champion fails drug test for EPO | Reuters
- London Marathon Statement
- LetsRun did a really insightful analysis - what does this mean for the sport?
- Ross Tucker writes | Clean Sport
- Brighton Marathon | Athletics Weekly
- Boston is this Monday April 17th and one US man is aiming for his 50th finish! | RunnersWorld USA
- Who to watch in Boston by Toni Reavis for Competitor.
- Sonia O’Sullivan’s daughter ripping it up down under! | Irish Times
55:19 - Listener Podium
- Each week we celebrate your marathon results on the Listener Podium
- To add your result;
- Log in to this website
- Search our event listings for your marathon (if it's not there you can add it)
- Add your marathon result
- Bask in the golden glow of glory.
59:50 - Training Talk - Three simple ways to feel good about your race when it didn't quite go to plan.
- Remember that it’s really only you who really cares.
- Stop thinking about your outcome and identify the good things from the process.
- What did you do that actually surprised you?
1:01:04 - Interview with five time Olympian Jo Pavey
1:48:00 - Close
- Martin's off camping
- Tom's going away sans kids