Australian Distance Running All-Time Performances Competition Week 2


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127: Australian Distance Running All-Time Performances Competition Round 2

Brad gets pulled along with Josh Johnson and finds another gear in training.Julian paces Bri along to a 10K PB for the Run Strong Virtual Race.Brady replaces his Rotterdam Marathon with a 10K hitout in the Alphaflys.

Summer of the 2022 set for a stacked schedule with Worlds, Commonwealth Games and European Championships in the span of 6 weeks.The Guardian article

Former marathon world record holder Wilson Kipsang arrested after breaking coronavirus curfew while drinking in a club.CBS Sports article

Two listener questions, one on the process of Olympic qualifications on National Championships and whether 5K PBs count on a freedom parkrun, then followed by some Moose on Merber.

Scott Nicholas returns to declare the winners of the previous round and sets the next round of 8 match-ups.

Week 2Ron Clarke’s 5000m WR of 13:16 in Stockholm, 1966

VsSarah Jamieson’s 1500m National Record in Stockholm, 2006


Shaun Creighton sets the Australian National Record in the Steeplechase VsDave Fitzsimmons’ 5000m 13:17 in the 1977 Dusseldorf World Cup


Dixie Willis setting the World Records in the 800m & 880y in Perth, 1962

VsTamsin Lewis-Manou winning the 800m Gold Medal at World Indoors Championships in Valencia 2008


Charlene Rendina wins the 800m Commonwealth Games Gold Medal in Christchurch 1974 VsJudy Peckham wins the 800m Commonwealth Games Gold Medal in Edmonton 1978


Brenda Jones takes the 800m Olympic Silver Medal in Rome 1960

VsDave Stevens beats Emil Zatopek’s 6 Mile Record World Record in Melbourne 1956


Krishna Stanton’s 8th place Warsaw World Cross 1987 VsJenny Orr runs 4:08 for the Australian Record in the 1972 Munich Olympics


Bill Scott runs 28:18 for 10 000m in Box Hill 1974

VsDarren Wilson sets the Half Marathon Worlds Best of 60:22 in Tokyo 1977


Rob De Castella wins the Commonwealth Games Marathon Gold Medal in Brisbane 1982 VsMichael Shelley wins the Commonwealth Games Marathon Gold Medal in Glasgow 2014

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