Episode 49 - Tom Lowe
Earlier this year Tom Lowe broke the British Ironman record when he finished 3rd overall at Ironman Arizona in the amazing time of eight hours and 11 minutes, largely thanks to a stunning 2:48 marathon... his first run ever over that distance! Martin caught up with Tom and they talked all about his amazing race, Tony delivered yet another brilliant race report and we asked you to name your all time marathon Great!
Time - Section
00:00 - Intro
- Martin's been holding the coats and scoffing Crimbo pudding and custard
- Tom's been going out a little hard at the Stockport Ten
- Well done to Liz on breaking the Christchurch Pudding 10km course record
06:18 - News
- Edinburgh Marathon Founder Geoff Sims passes away (read more)
- Paul Tergat in car accident (read more)
- Ryan Hall to run Boston 2011 (read more)
- Rate Your Run results (here)
- European Cross Country Champs (results)
- Sour grapes in Honolulu (read more)
21:40 - Tony's Trials
- The Calvia race report
- Tony travelled with runningcrazy.co.uk
28:02 - Training Talk
- Check out these cool marathon stats (here)
- It's Christmas so time to slack of the training regime a little and have fun talking about running... who's the greatest marathon runner of all time? YOU decide!
32:50 - Rant & Rave
- Martin raves about bottle!
- Tom rants about sore losers!
34:26 - Interview - Tom Lowe
- Earlier this year Tom broke the British Ironman record finishing 3rd overall at Ironman Arizona in eight hours and 11 minutes, largely thanks to a stunning 2:48 marathon... his first run ever over 26.2 miles! Martin caught up with Tom to find out all about that amazing day and what the future might hold in store for the UK's latest triathlon sensation.
01:09:08 - Winner of the Week
- John Stanford - Nominated by Lou Walker
01:10:20 - Close
- Don't forget to Rate Your Run from midnight every Sunday at marathontalk.com
- Thanks to everyone who's ordered Marathon Talk hoodies, t-shirts and hats (find out more)
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- Let us know your best Marathon Talk bits of 2010 for our Christmas show - [email protected]
- Our mate Russell's running 100 miles this Friday and Saturday (details)