Episode 531 - Pat Butcher
On this week’s show Martin interviews long time athletics writer and journalist Pat Butcher, the World Half Teams are announced after the Big Half, lots of marathons are cancelled or postponed due to the Coronavirus, Japan confirm their Olympic marathon teams, Plus, you guys Rate Your Runs and share your kit around the world.
- Holly's been parkrun sandwiching : IWD Parkrun and Newport HM.
- Martin's been 8 m ole royal flushing. Forest walking.
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- Lots of Races cancelled or postponed due to Coronavirus…...where is next?
- World Half marathon postponed | World Athletics
- And Paris | Independent
- And Rome
- London??? | Guardian
- World Half team announced | Athletics Weekly
- Mao Ichiyama runs 2.20.29 to bag a final place on the womens Japanese team in Tokyo | Japan Running News
Interview - athletics writer and journalist, Pat Butcher.
Check out Pat's books Quicksilver on Emil Zatopek and the Perfect Distance on The Coe and Ovett rivalry
- Holly will be racing Gloucester 20
- Martin will training for the London Marathon (hopefully!)
Thank you to Pat Butcher for being this week’s guest, the wonderful volunteer production team for bringing the show together and to you for listening.