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    While logically true, that statement doesn't...

    While logically true, that statement doesn't identify which of place or time, or both were reported incorrectly against which athlete.
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    If you replace "burgh" with related spelling of...

    If you replace "burgh" with related spelling of "borough", you'll see how it works.
  3. If you want more stats, this website...

    If you want more stats, this website looks at Instagram(and Facebook as parent) from every conceivable angle. That's if you have all day to work through it!

    The most interesting thing I learned...
  4. Thread: Ford v Ferrari

    by El Toro
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    In case anybody is interested, here's a utoob...

    In case anybody is interested, here's a utoob video showing Le Mans winning cars 1923-2019.

    It's amazing how long it took engineers to design a mechanism to exceed the performance capability of a...
  5. Thread: Ford v Ferrari

    by El Toro
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    I thought Tauriki would have already been here to...

    I thought Tauriki would have already been here to emphasise that 3/4 of the drivers in the 1st two GT40s were from NZ.

    These inluded F1 champ Denny Hulme and F1 winner Bruce Mclaren who started...
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    If the president suggested it, he might have been...

    If the president suggested it, he might have been considering "Naturalization by grant" which apparently allows the president to grant Polish citizenship on any conditions. I'm not sure how common...
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    Weight control is part and parcel of any...

    Weight control is part and parcel of any athlete's training regime but it is only a subset of the overall nutritional and health strategy, which is a subset of the entire training plan.

    You have...
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    Despite Emerson's hobgoblins, there's nothing...

    Despite Emerson's hobgoblins, there's nothing wrong with efficient workflows and consistent presentation, it's just that the base product, the photos, are absolute shit tier quality - and...
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    Carol Lightfoot...

    Carol Lightfoot was a handy distance runner, finishing 5th in the 1982 Olso GP in 2:02.91 PB.

    So she was good, but not close to Lynsey's standard. Lynsey's sister, Carly, was also a Scottish...
  10. Thread: Tutorial

    by El Toro
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    On the standard forum layout, you can scroll all...

    On the standard forum layout, you can scroll all the way to the bottom and there will be a drop down box on the left hand side with "--Synapse-Fixed" selected. This is the name for the standard...
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    He obviously keeps his youth by drinking the...

    He obviously keeps his youth by drinking the blood of young spam posters. They don't last long, do they?
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    Photo of stadium from gh's era....

    Photo of stadium from gh's era.
  13. Thread: 1:59...

    by El Toro
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    Yep, like Mike Boit running the first sub-3:30...

    Yep, like Mike Boit running the first sub-3:30 mile in Auckland.
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    Day10 (Final) update Finals WLJ 7.30 M1500...

    Day10 (Final) update

    Finals
    WLJ 7.30
    M1500 3:29.26
    MJT 86.89
    M10000 26:48.36
    W100H 12.34
    W4x400 3:18.92
    M4x400 2:56.69
  15. It would be nice to have it readily available but...

    It would be nice to have it readily available but biomechanics data is available here (account required):
    ...
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    Day9 update. Finals MSP 22.91 WTJ 15.37...

    Day9 update.

    Finals
    MSP 22.91
    WTJ 15.37
    W1500 3:51.95
    W5000 14:26.72
    W4x100 41.44
    M4x100 37.10
    MMar 2:10:40
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    No need to worry about that, given there were no...

    No need to worry about that, given there were no rules stated. I'll slice and dice the results, so everybody can take their preferred view of the results.
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    Day8 update. Finals MHJ 2.37 WDT 69.17...

    Day8 update.

    Finals
    MHJ 2.37
    WDT 69.17
    W400H 52.16
    M3kSt 8:01.35
    M400 43.48
    M20kW 1:26:34
  19. If you are interested in the rarefied air of...

    If you are interested in the rarefied air of sub-49.50s:

    CompetitionSub49.50ScoreTotMeanTime
    Atlanta (USA)|1996.7.29|4501548.82
    Helsinki (FIN)|1983.8.10|3378948.59
    Doha...
  20. If you want to go beyond medal positions, heres a...

    If you want to go beyond medal positions, heres a look at races with the most sub-50s times:

    CompetitionSub50ScoreTotMeanTime
    Atlanta (USA)|1996.7.29|6745449.10
    Doha (QAT)|2019.10.3|f15622349.04...
  21. Top 400m races based on IAAF scores for the...

    Top 400m races based on IAAF scores for the medallists. Source:IAAF

    CompetitionCompetitorMarkScoreScoreTot
    Helsinki (FIN)|1983.8.10|Jarmila KRATOCHVÍLOVÁ 47.991288
    Taťána KOCEMBOVÁ 48.591263...
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    Day7 update. Finals WSP 19.55 W400 48.14...

    Day7 update.

    Finals
    WSP 19.55
    W400 48.14
    WHEP 6981
    MDEC 8691

    Atticus extends his streak to 5 days straight being under 20 points from reality and third day straight in the lead.
  23. Klink? Yeah, even after copying her name from the...

    Klink? Yeah, even after copying her name from the results, I still managed to lose some of it during editing. That's a special sort of incompetence. Yay! I'm special!

    I did see the 49m(?) DT bomb...
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    Well he is in charge of McLeod's remote control.

    Well he is in charge of McLeod's remote control.
  25. It's not that he wasn't capable of it but I still...

    It's not that he wasn't capable of it but I still find the circumstances less than convincing. However, the series is in the list, so it appears.
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