Episode 415 - Barry Murray (Part Two)
Tom is joined by Barry Murray for part two of his connected athlete interview, Yuki Kawauchi bags a world record, there’s a new marathon world record (for women aged 90!), Mo Farah wins SPOTY, there’s more about the fastest marathoner in Europe, Sandre Moen, it’s almost a full foster from Self in Dallas. Training Talk survives Christmas, Tony is running in the snow and we announce the winner of the contents of Santa’s Sack. Plus, you guys Rate Your Runs, flash your Kit Around the World, stand atop the Podium, and climb aboard the Launch Pad.
- Tom's been panic training.
- Martin's been parkrunning with the boys and last minute festive prep.
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Thank you to everyone who entered our Santa's Sack competition and thank you to all the wonderful brands who got involved and provided Christmas presents including Runderwear, Soar, New Running Gear, Aftershokz, Oofos, Art of Your Success, Chester Running Tours, The Altitude Centre and The Warm Up. Don't forget to pop along to Santa's Sack to get all the listener discounts.
This week we draw on the show the winner of the entire contents of Santa's Sack.
The winner is ***Charlie McNicol***
Kit Around the World
- Each week, listeners send in photos of themselves flashing their Xempo Marathon Talk kit all around the world
- If you've got a photo in your kit then please email it to email@example.com so we can share on the show
- Check out Tom Wake's interactive Kit Around the World photo album
- Rate Your Run
- Mo Farah wins SPOTY | Athletics Weekly | BBC
- There were some quite funny bits though to SPOTY | Telegraph
- Yuki equals a World Record | Japan Running News
- More on Moen | European Athletics
- New V90 WR!!! | Runners Web
- A full foster at the Dallas Marathon | Runners World USA
The Listener Podium
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- Bask in the golden-glow of glory
Martin and Tom talk running at Christmas.
Tony's singing about running in snow.
Barry Murray joins us for Part Two of his connected athlete interview.
- Tom will be kicking back for Christmas.
- Martin will be kicking back for Christmas.
Happy Christmas and thank you for your support throughout 2017.