Different Race Strategies at Tuskys Cross Country Event in Eldoret, by Justin Lagat (Nov. 25)
icials noted him, but I also caught him on my camera, but before he could even cover a kilometer, over three hundred athletes had already ran past him and the officials lost interest in him and left him to run. I didn’t see him again after the first lap and I guess just like he had entered the race, he must have also vanished back into the spectators at some point.
Larry Eder has had a 50-year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach, magazine publisher, and now, journalist and blogger. His first article, on Don Bowden, America's first sub-4 minute miler, was published in RW in 1983. Larry has published several magazines on athletics, from American Athletics to the U.S. version of Spikes magazine. He currently manages the content and marketing development of the RunningNetwork, The Shoe Addicts, and RunBlogRun. Of RunBlogRun, his daily pilgrimage with the sport, Larry says: "I have to admit, I love traveling to far away meets, writing about the sport I love, and the athletes I respect, for my readers at runblogrun.com, the most of anything I have ever done, except, maybe running itself."