adidas developed this event so that their sponsored runners could race during the pandemic. It was a tremendous event this morning, with athletes from 20 countries competing on the adidas Global Headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany. Well produced, with strong announcing, the Adizero Road to Records showcased some of adidas’s finest athletes, competing at 5k, 10k and a half marathon (21.1m).
Enjoy the broadcast and relive the fine performances in the second Adizero event!
Well done, adidas running!
adidas Adios “Neftenga”, photo: adidas Archives, photo by Studio Waldeck
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." Theme song: Greg Allman, " I'm no Angel."
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