This is our program, Coffee With Larry. This is for Monday, December 12, 2022. Lots to catch up on
as we travel from Wisconsin to New England and back!
This is my daily chat with #RunBlogRun viewers and track fans on all things track & field!
This is our program, #CoffeeWithLarry for Monday, Dec. 12, 2022:
1. Congrats to Karrie Baloga (16.49.2) and Kole
Matheson (14.56.6) on winning the Champs Nationals XC.
2. Thankful that David Rudisha and his five friends escaped major injuries from a small plane crash in Kenya.
3. Congrats to Madison Michelle-Peters (17.50) and Isreal Pena (15.49), who won the Junior Olympics cross country this past weekend!
4. At the Kalakaua Mile, Neil Gourley (3.56.1) and Katie Snowden (4:27.3), won the road miles. Gourley and Snowden compete for Under Armour.
5. Also at the Kalakaua Mile, Matt Centrowitz, 2016 Olympic champion at 1,500m, raced for the first time in 13 months, after an ACL surgery last year and took ninth in 4.03.6.
6. Jakob Ingebrigtsen and Karoline Grovedal defended their Senior titles at the SPAR Europen Athletics Champs on Sunday, December 11, 2022.
7. France took gold in senior men’s, Germany took team women’s, GB took U23 Mens team, and U23 women, GB took U20 Men, Spain took women’s U20 at the SPAR European Athletics XC Champs in Turn, Italy on Sunday.
8. Charlie Hicks, NCAA champ, won U23 men, and Nadia Battocletti won U23 women, and Will Barnicoat won u20 Men and Maria Forero won U20 women at SPAR EA XC Champs!
Happy Monday, more to come tomorrow!