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Runners of the Decade: Eliud Kipchoge, Caster Semenya, Jenny Simpson and Matthew Centrowitz

The end of the year and decade is here and the LetsRun.com crew pays its respects to a crazy decade in the running world. LetsRun.com announces its men’s and women’s runners of the decade: Eliud Kipchoge and Caster Semenya and US distance runners of decade Matthew Centrowitz and Jenny Simpson. Looking for a great race this winter? Run the Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half, 5k, the day after the Olympic Marathon Trials in Atlanta. More details here. 100% of the tips up to $5,000 total received by 12/31/2019 here will be matched by LetsRun.com and go to LRC's Jonathan Gault. Show notes: Race of Decade down to 2: David Rudisha vs Eliud Kipchoge7:16 Alysia Montaño alleges misogyny in Race of Decade voting25:44 High School Cross Country: Sofia Dudek 1a - Katelyn Tuohy 1b per Dyestat, NC State gets big recruiting class w Marlee Starliper and Tuohy, Nico Young to NAU40:29 Chad Hall 1:03 Half Marathon44:52 What was the most shocking thing in running in the last decade?54:05 Alberto Salazar segment of week56:40 Decade Awards: World and US athletes of decade, person of decade, doping excuse of decade, doping bust of decade and more75:48 Rojo’s brilliant point on Alysia Montaño, misogyny, Galen Rupp and more Merry Christmas / Happy Holidays Tip jar here - 100% of tips to Jonathan Gault Looking for a better pair of running shoes at a better price? We’ve got you covered here. https://www.letsrun.com/shoes Got an audio question / opinion for the podcast? Call 844-LETSRUN (538-7786) and hit option 7. We want your feedback on this episode and the show in general https://pinecast.com/feedback/letsrun/9525feef-cfd2-4046-970b-287a4e9cbc78

1hr 20mins

24 Dec 2019

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