Ryan Hall is the fastest American marathon, in all conditions, of all times. A fine high school and college runner, Ryan Hall is that athlete who, when the conditions are right, can put a marathon together that makes you shake your head, and go, “this guy is amazing.”
Ryan Hall may be the most talented marathoner to don US gear in a generation. The problem is, he is pulled many ways. That is the challenge of a modern day road runner or track athlete who takes on the sport as a profession. Truth is, Ryan Hall is tremendously good at the pr game, shaking hands and talking about his sponsor, ASICS, and the sport of running.
We caught up with Ryan Hall at the ASICS New York City Marathon and asked him the proverbial question from me, ” When are you going to go back on the track?”.
Here was Ryan’s answer: