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  1. By 1972 Tommie Smith was probably 40 pounds over...

    By 1972 Tommie Smith was probably 40 pounds over his racing weight and hadn't been in competition for 4 years. Means nothing.
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    Not sure, but I think Ashford training with the...

    Not sure, but I think Ashford training with the boys because her high school (not unusual for the era) didn't have girls team.
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    and The Lord Coe comes out swinging against the...

    and The Lord Coe comes out swinging against the ARD/Times scientists (see new story on front page): "These so-called experts — give me a break"….
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    I do believe you're assuming that the IAAF has...

    I do believe you're assuming that the IAAF has summary powers of execution which I don't think it does (and I'm not at all sure it should have). I don't know of anything in the IAAF rules (not that...
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    Lowe & Patterson are both on the NACAC team

    Lowe & Patterson are both on the NACAC team
  6. Thread: AAU JOs

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    Heard somebody TJed 51+ on the boys side.

    Heard somebody TJed 51+ on the boys side.
  7. Thread: Nfl..?

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    You opened by asking "I've noticed on this site...

    You opened by asking "I've noticed on this site pro football doesn't get much interest, what's up with that?"

    Then you got told why and you're upset because you think people are arguing with you? ...
  8. Thread: Nfl..?

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    Boy, are you jumping the gun! I don't switch from...

    Boy, are you jumping the gun! I don't switch from baseball to football until another month after that :-)
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    Some stats noted by HS maven Jack Shepard: ...

    Some stats noted by HS maven Jack Shepard:

    Cunningham had 13 meets and was over 6-0 in 12 of them. (Her one blotch is a no-height at State when she opened at 5-10).

    She averaged 6-2 in...
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    I recommend that everyone take the time to read...

    I recommend that everyone take the time to read the IAAF's response to this whole case (now posted to the front page).
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    Kermit Alexander, NCAA TJ champ, All-Pro d-back

    Kermit Alexander, NCAA TJ champ, All-Pro d-back
  12. Thread: Team USA

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    if you win NACAC you don't need a standard.

    if you win NACAC you don't need a standard.
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    An ugly truth that's being left unsaid here is...

    An ugly truth that's being left unsaid here is that if these tests went back to the start of "real" sampling and included the '90s, it increasingly looks logical that a lot of "endurance" marks from...
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    What strikes me as at least a bit odd in all this...

    What strikes me as at least a bit odd in all this is that the IAAF has "regularly" been popping people for blood passport anomalies for the last few years, so it's not as if it's a subject that...
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    Barnes was Dwight Stones's HS coach!

    Barnes was Dwight Stones's HS coach!
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    look at the positive side here: as confusing as...

    look at the positive side here: as confusing as the IAAF's whole setup could be, at least it's easier to comprehend than their Fantasy League :-)
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    Some of you strayed (far) across the line of...

    Some of you strayed (far) across the line of acceptibility here. 14 posts removed. Next time that happens, posters will be removed as well.
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    Madison and Brown don't need to be top 32, as...

    Madison and Brown don't need to be top 32, as they have Q-standard marks.

    So here's the question: if it comes down to somebody with a lower place having a Q vs. a higher placer who is in only with...
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    USATF has no such insistence: make the standard...

    USATF has no such insistence: make the standard and you jump the queue over somebody who doesn't.
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    And where does this rate next to Hill's 10.98 in...

    And where does this rate next to Hill's 10.98 in terms of choosing the HS AOY? It's her second one after all.
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    aka 81.08 / 266-0

    aka 81.08 / 266-0
  22. "people here" has nothing to do with it. We be a...

    "people here" has nothing to do with it. We be a bunch of hardcore geeks who live and breathe the sport, but our fandom has NOTHING to do with the overall health of the sort. We need the average...
  23. In terms of the sporting mainstream (which is...

    In terms of the sporting mainstream (which is where we need to penetrate) it is close to the only thing.

    Hardcore fans have no trouble finding something over which to jerk their gherkin, but that...
  24. Some may, but the simple fact is that the NFL...

    Some may, but the simple fact is that the NFL season has a defined beginning and end (you know, a "season"!). DL track is hit and miss (feast or famine) over the course of many months. Hell of a way...
  25. "5 DL meets in 14 days in May/June? 0 DL meets in...

    "5 DL meets in 14 days in May/June? 0 DL meets in August?


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