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    Today, 10:02 AM
    aaronk replied to a thread WC Formcharts in Current Events
    For anyone who was doubtful about choosing Jessica Ennis-Hill for their formcharts can rest easy. She just tweeted that she & her coach HAVE decided...
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    Today, 09:35 AM
    True, I don't understand such terms/concepts as "unbiased measurements" or "non-random adjustments of random factors". My "expertise" in math ENDS...
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    Today, 05:34 AM
    Alan, you seem as anti-conversion from metrics to English as I'm anti conversions of 1600/3200 to 1 & 2 miles!! LOL
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    Today, 01:44 AM
    No, I haven't read the intro to the metric chart yet. I will. As to how I've created (and kept going!) a record book of my own, it's fairly...
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    Yesterday, 11:50 PM
    OK, so from what I got from your reply, Duncan's 12.95 broke Dior Hall's A-T 30 inch 100H record of 13.01 (as listed in Shepard's book!). And did...
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    Yesterday, 11:26 PM
    Yes, I'm probably the last person on this MB to buy a copy of The Big Gold Book. Shoot me. But having received it today--just 4 days after...
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    Yesterday, 10:32 PM
    I have another question about hurdle heights and Alexis Duncan's 12.95. Just got my copy of The Big Gold Book, and scanning it, saw that the Youth...
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    Yesterday, 08:54 PM
    I thought Boston already HAS the Olympics!! It's called the Boston Marathon!! LOL
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    Yesterday, 07:48 PM
    Mary Cain is no longer on the 3000 entry list! Also, what's the story regarding Genzebe Dibaba? The meet's website has a story--dated June...
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    07-26-2015, 11:46 PM
    Why not just have the old fashioned kind? Meaning that we all list our Top 3 picks for all events, and see who has the most correct picks! Simple!
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    07-26-2015, 11:44 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Yep! She tweeted about it today...and stated the 51.17 time! That is FAST!! (For an 800 runner!)
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    07-26-2015, 07:00 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Team USA in Current Events
    What happened to the Women TJ'ers and HJ'ers? ALL of them needed a Beijing Q. But, unless I'm blind, I haven't seen even ONE result for any of them...
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    07-26-2015, 06:44 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Alan (or anyone), any idea what Montano's 400 split was?
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    07-25-2015, 03:01 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread 2015 London DL Day 2 in Current Events
    As Ralph Kramden would say.... Oh, you're a regular riot, Alice!! But seriously, why did they even put London on their schedule if they knew they...
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    07-25-2015, 02:47 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread 2015 London DL Day 2 in Current Events
    Suhr and Payne are non-starters in the PV. I noted yesterday the difficulty of doing Pan Ams on Thursday, then flying to London for another meet on...
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    07-25-2015, 12:06 AM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    What happened with the US women's 4X100?
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    07-24-2015, 10:10 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Is Whitney the youngest to win at a "major" championships? However you measure it, the Pan Ams are still (or SHOULD be!) a major championship....up...
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    07-24-2015, 09:16 PM
    Agree. But I'd go further. End her season, yes. But end her association with Salazar also! Her fantastic 2013 season was done 98% on natural...
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    07-24-2015, 03:36 AM
    Just read the front page article on the Smith's. Saunders said (in the article) that she won't make a final decision for a couple of days. So I...
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    07-23-2015, 07:17 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Maybe this has been dealt with earlier in this thread, but I just noticed that Jenn Suhr and Demi Payne are listed as in THIS meet (later today) and...
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    07-23-2015, 07:01 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Want to buy..... in Trading Post
    Decided to buy the two books (see above) directly from the main sources--Winfried Kramer for the National Records book, and T&FN eStore for the Big...
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    07-23-2015, 03:05 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Thanks. I don't do the heavy math on multis--leave that to you experts!! LOL But getting better marks than in your PR in 5 of 6 events is pretty...
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    07-23-2015, 02:30 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Warner ran 13.44 in the 110H. He ran just 13.96 in his 8512 PR. Thus far, he's vastly improved his 8512 performances in 5 of the first 6 events!
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    07-23-2015, 05:44 AM
    aaronk started a thread Want to buy..... in Trading Post
    I'm looking for the following items: Track and Field News from 1962, 1963, 1964, and 1965 I would buy them loose or in Bound Volumes. Must be in...
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    07-23-2015, 01:37 AM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Thanks mucho for the video!! I remembered that incident for a long time!!
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    07-23-2015, 01:17 AM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Wasn't it Tenorio who had to run that solo 100 Semi at the World Juniors last year? She was in the blocks, when suddenly the male Kenyan 10K winner...
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    07-23-2015, 12:34 AM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Tenorio's 10.99 in 2nd is at age 19!!
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    07-23-2015, 12:05 AM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    BIG 47.66 for Warner to again gain big lead after 5 events. (He ran 48.41 in his 8512 score!) Scores now.... Warner--4460 Dos Santos--4397...
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    07-22-2015, 11:48 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    The Tongan Islands might be sending THEIR best team too! Does that mean they'll be winning 13 Golds and 11 Bronzes? LOL
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    07-22-2015, 11:23 PM
    aaronk replied to a thread Pan Am Games in Current Events
    Check the reaction times in the Women's 400H final. Several in the .3XX category, and more in the .23, .24, or .25 range. Only one below 2!!
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I'm now 70 (6/24/44), and have had a love for t&F since Jan '62. Read every issue of T&FN since 1957 Bound Volume. Started a blog--featuring records & lists--in Dec '13, and now have over 140 posts. It covers every major (and some minor) meets where great marks happen. The link is http://trackingtherecords.blogspot.com/2013/12track-and-field-record-book

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