Jason Dunn talks about his his coaching career bringing him back to the University of Virginia, where he trains nine D.C. area runners.
At (4:50) they open up the show with a neighbor update from Chris and a real-life escape the room.
At (15:08) the crew offers their Superbowl analysis and the results of their bets.
At (24:09) Chris and Docs are joined by Jason Dunn, Cross Country/Track and Field coach for the University of Virginia, to talk coaching, treadmills, and sabbaticals. Meanwhile, Tess takes her first on-air coffee break.
At (58:28) Tess returns from her coffee break to share in the push to evict cheaters from the results of the Philadelphia marathon.
At (101:29) the PTN crew learns about their first running-related mountain lion attack.
At (1:04:30) their second animal-related story of the day comes to us in the form of a woman who finished the last 17 miles of a marathon carrying a lost puppy.
At (1:07:53) Chris updates the team on the Wardian world record attempt for the fastest 10 marathons in 10 days.
At (1:09:36) they have a story on a local rescue on the Billy Goat Trail.
At (1:12:31) your hosts share yet another Bird Scooter related story to round out this episode.
Police arrest former high school coach, Cherry Blossom lottery open, US XC champs come to Virginia in ’23 and ’24, D’Amato wins national half marathon title, Farley indulges himself.
Since everyone seems to be remarking that last year felt like five, here’s some of what happened in the local running scene in 2021.
RunWashington’s coaches panel reviewed the 2021 season and picked the 62 best cross country runners in the D.C. area.
RunWashington’s coaches panel reviewed the 2021 season and picked the seven girls and seven boys for the All-RunWashington Virginia team.