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DSC07644.jpgElle Purrier, Gabriella Stafford DeBues, Jemma Reeke, 2020 NYRR Millrose, Feb. 8, 2020, photo by Cortney White

RunBlogRun opines: Jeff Benjamin is both fan and scribe. During the meet, at a frenetic pace, Jeff sent photos and texts on each of the Magic 13 events at Millrose, plus some of the other fine events of the evening. Jeff's note to me was short and sweet: "Millrose Games was the best event indoors, so far, in the 20th century."

A good second meeting of the 2020 World Indoor tour. In 2019, when I visited all of the meetings, the revelation for me was that each event had an interested fan base, a good facility and some fantastic local talent. Those are key.

The amazing 2.02m by Yaroslava Mahuchikh, setting a U20 World Indoor best, then, going for 2.02m.

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Levchenko_YuliiaR-WC17.jpgYuliva Levchenko, photo by Photorun.net

Felix_Allyson4x4Q1c-Doha19.jpgAllyson Felix, photo by Photorun.net

Allyson Felix is embarking on the journey of her athletic career. She wants to make the Tokyo Olympics, which would be the fifth Olympic game of her career, an amazing achievement, tying the achievement of the iconic Gail Devers.

Ingebrigsten_Jacob1-Doha19.jpgJakob Ingebrigtsen, photo by Photorun.net

The 2020 USATF Indoor Champs are a few weeks early, and back in Albuquerque! The Indoor champs is popular in Albuquerque, and the altitude ends up making some of the events a bit more challenging, but the crowd gets into the event.

Brazier_DonavanQ1b-USAi19.JPGDonavan Brazier, 2019 USATF Indoor Champs, photo by Photorun.net

hispanic games .jpgThe house that Dr. Norb built, the NYC Armory NB T&F Center, hosts, last time I checked, over 75 events a year. Over 250,000 athletes compete in it each season. It is a sanctuary of sport, and I absolutely love it. That the U.S. Air Force is sponsoring the Hispanic Games makes sense. High School Track kids are highly motivated, fit, and focus on education. Serving our country is important to many of these young people. The release is below...

45f9fc61-a2ab-4f09-b2ec-3d1cda92e3a6.jpgMeet Cedar, the mascot for the World Athletics Indoor Championships Nanjing 2020, photo by LOC Nanjing

This is an update on the 2020 World Athletics Indoor Championships, Nanjing by the LOC and World Athletics.

The All Star Perche, held in Clermont-Ferrand, is an example of how athletes can put together fine events. The All Star Perche features the finest vaulters in the world, with an enthusiastic crowd. This event will happen on 23 February 2020.

1290171_G08_W01.jpgMondo Duplantis, Piotr Lisek and Sam Kendricks, photo by Getty Images / European Athletics

652456_full.jpgThe 113th NYRR Millrose Games will be an exciting event, no doubts at all. The 3000m will match up some exciting NCAA stars and some elites that will make the house the Dr. Norb built rock to the rafters!

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