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    Does this mean that she is not eligible for the...

    Does this mean that she is not eligible for the 400 (and the 800...)?
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    I do not think some of the 'new' approaches lead...

    I do not think some of the 'new' approaches lead to particularly good marks; that is a sure sign that they are bad. Making the comment that only diehards watch the field events would lead me to...
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    When you are rounding to the nearist mph, you are...

    When you are rounding to the nearist mph, you are only getting 2+ digits accuracy. a 28.5 would get you in to realistic territory. In fact, for something putting out two digits you would expect it...
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    If all of the athletes from the area could be on...

    If all of the athletes from the area could be on the Olympic/WC teams, win national championships without competition from the rest of the US, there were be more effort made.
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    I do not think that you watch the vertical jumps...

    I do not think that you watch the vertical jumps very closely. A lot of jumpers cross the plane of the standards below the bar at points in the jump. Also, stray things go around that are of no...
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    Rojas 15.41 (#2 all time)

    In Andujar thread but deserves its on thread 15.41!!!
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    Maybe this deserves its own thread but Max...

    Maybe this deserves its own thread but Max Kellerman (see Home Page), ESPN, was egotistically and very ignorantly claiming the track and field is not a sport because it only involves fast-twitch...
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    Maybe he did not have that much time; possibly...

    Maybe he did not have that much time; possibly someone else was schedule (the standard DL duo?) and then could not or decided not to. I do not know, but it is possible that he had little preparation...
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    yes, Spencer can also run 400s. at the Big Ten...

    yes, Spencer can also run 400s. at the Big Ten Meet in Madison in 2012 I was officiating the lane lines in the first turn when she went and ran an absolutely unpressed 51.99 in the Heat, winning by...
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    They can put any athlete that is on the women's...

    They can put any athlete that is on the women's team on the relay. It would be incompetence to not consider the two US best athletes over 400m.
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    Well, I for one (and I am certain that there are...

    Well, I for one (and I am certain that there are many others) greatly appreciate the hard work and care that norunner, et al. have been making here.

    I think that it does point out that the IAAF...
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    I think that their attorneys read the rules and...

    I think that their attorneys read the rules and gave them a little competence. They would not have had the misconceptions about what they thought the rules would be to mislead them. Clearly,...
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    The two 400h gals are clearly better than you ...

    The two 400h gals are clearly better than you are figuring on, one has been running 49r legs for several years and I don't think that she is getting slower. And a 52.2 is a storming race over...
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    So they know how to read the rules?

    So they know how to read the rules?
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    Taxi squad has pretty limited income, and that is...

    Taxi squad has pretty limited income, and that is the most likely place if he was actually on a team. His track speed is such that a senior year is not that likely. One aim, maybe a long shot, is...
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    Are the distance races being run late in the day...

    Are the distance races being run late in the day and they can control the temperature so it might be no problem at all for the Steeple. There probably won't be a massive number of bodies generating...
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    Note that the track is BRAND NEW, as in two days...

    Note that the track is BRAND NEW, as in two days old, and was soft, possibly very soft. Looking at marks like the sprints and horizontal jumps, we can only guess at how much that cost the athletes,...
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    Why (I want to know, because you probably know...

    Why (I want to know, because you probably know more than me)? Certainly the Americans have done great times in the Championship meets and she is in the same class, it seems, as the top Americans.
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    Note that the track was laid two days prior to...

    Note that the track was laid two days prior to the meet and had not yet hardened. As a result it was 'soft' and not particularly good for sprints, the jumps, and maybe even 800s.
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    But was that before the actual window for...

    But was that before the actual window for testing? Anything about that 8am test is irrelevant because it is not a test whatsoever. I do not remember the timeline but I think that the email preceded...
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    Another issue with what USADA are saying and...

    Another issue with what USADA are saying and might say, I suspect that they are under fire by their attorneys to say absolutely nothing that might get used against them in a lawsuit for damages,...
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    Something that many might not be aware of is that...

    Something that many might not be aware of is that Coleman is much more likely to be subject to Whereabout issues than most, even almost all athletes. He has been tested at the rate of 24 per year. ...
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    I am guessing that he is injured enough that he...

    I am guessing that he is injured enough that he has shut down to make sure that the Olympic campaign is not compromised by reinjuring himself in Doha. This is based on what William's father told me...
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    Having read AA's commentary I strongly recommend...

    Having read AA's commentary I strongly recommend you do so; if you are commenting now without having read it you basically should not have a seat at the table because you are not in the possession of...
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    The "Year" that you have in your head is not what...

    The "Year" that you have in your head is not what the rule is, so do not charge him as having violated the rule that is in your head. In answer to gh, I think that it can work to the athletes...
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