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This is Coffee with Larry for Monday, February 5, 2024, a Special Edition of the 2024 Olympic Trials Marathon and the 2024 N.B. Indoor Grand Prix.

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Our topics:

1. The Olympic Trials Marathon, the challenges of covering our sport, by Larry Eder For the RunningNetwork, https://runningnetwork.com/index.php/news/336-the-orlando-olympic-trials

Abdi Abdirahman, U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials
Orlando, Florida
February 3, 2024, photo by Kevin Morris

2. Making an Olympic team, Emily Sisson takes second in the Oly Trials marathon, by Larry Eder for Missouri Runner, https://morunandtri.com/making-an-olympic-team/

Emily Sisson takes second, U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials
Orlando, Florida
February 3, 2024, photos by Kevin Morris

3. In Praise of Fiona O’Keeffe, by Larry Eder for ATF Athletes Only, https://atfathlete.com/in-praise-of-fiona-okeefe/

Fiona O’Keeffe wins in her debut! U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials
Orlando, Florida
February 3, 2024, photo by Kevin Morris,

4. Noah Lyles wins Big in Boston! by Larry Eder for California Track & Running News, https://caltrack.com/index.php/news/204-noah-wins-big-in-boston-at-nb-indoor-grand-prix

5. Grant Holloway wins in Boston, his ten-year-old winning streak continues, by Larry Eder, for Coaching Athletics Quarterly, https://caltrack.com/index.php/news/204-noah-wins-big-in-boston-at-nb-indoor-grand-prix

Grant Holloway is the king of his domain, 2019, 2022, 2023 World Outdoor Champs, look for his second World Indoor title! Photo by Kevin Morris, 2024 N.B. Indoor G.P.

6. Mantz, OKeeffe win Exciting Olympic Trials, by Race Results Weekly, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/02/90335.html

Zach Panning, Connor Mantz, Clayton Young, photo by Kevin Morris, 2024 U.S. Olympic Trials

7. Laura Muir talks about 1,500m and d800m tactics, by Stuart Weir, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/02/laura-muir-talks-about-tactics-on-the-1500s-and-800s.html

Laura Muir, Melissa Courtney (now Bryant), 2019 European Indoor 3000m, Glasgow, photo by Getty Images for European Athletics

8. Faith Kipyegon Assessed, by Stuart Weir, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/02/faith-kipyegon-assessed.html

Faith Kipyegon, Paris 5,000m W.R., photo by Diamond League AG

9. 2024 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix: Hull battles St. Pierre, Kessler battles Wightman, Hollaway impresses, and Noah Lyles astounds! by Larry Eder, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/02/2024-new-balance-indoor-grand-prix-hull-battles-st-pierre-kessler-battles-wightman-hollaway-impresses-and-noah-lyles-astounds.html,

The style of Noah Lyles, photo by Kevin Morris, 2024 N.B. Indoor G.P.

10. Do not miss the fastest marathon in the Middle East! The date is February 24, 2024! Benard Kibet and Peres Kepchirchir will be the stars of this event, including Tamirat Tola, NYC Marathon champion! To sign up, please go to www.rakhalfmarathon.com!

Tamirat Tola, TCS New York Marathon
New York, New York, USA
November 5, 2023, photo by Kevin Morris

See you tomorrow on #CoffeeWithLarry.

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