Event Analysis

Men's elite field at the 2013 London Marathon

Pacing, fatigue and the brain. Lessons from London

2013-05-04: The 2013 London Marathon highlighted the importance of pacing strategy. The science of pacing, and thus fatigue, offers fascinating insights to the limits of…

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London 2013 Marathon

2013-04-19: In April 2013, I'll be in London at the invitation of the London Marathon, talking fatigue and covering the race. Here's what to…

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We believe in the spirit of the marathon

2013-04-16: A brief response to the tragic events that unfolded at the 2013 Boston…

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Boston Marathon 2013

2013-04-15: Our live-analysis of the 2013 Boston Marathon, featured splits and race…

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Chicago 2012: Live splits and thoughts

2012-10-07: Live race coverage and splits from the 2012 Chicago…

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Geoffrey Mutai: 2:04:15, misses WR

2012-09-30: Geoffrey won the Berlin Marathon, but missed the world record in a peculiar race to kick off the Fall…

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London 2012 recap: Track athletics, a review & previews

2012-08-04: Apologies for missing a day on the recaps – trying to follow the Olympics and work has left me feeling a little like Ryan Lochte…

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London 2012: Day 1 thoughts

2012-07-29: I wait three years and 50 weeks for these next two weeks – the Olympics are the highlight of the sporting calendar, and I can’t…

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Four quick thoughts on Comrades 2012

2012-06-04: A more “South African-centric” post today, since it covers a very South African race. Hopefully, one that promotes or encourages more international presence for the…

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