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"dick rick whitehaven" Discussed on Marathon Training Academy?

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03:24 min | Last month

"dick rick whitehaven" Discussed on Marathon Training Academy?

"This for a long time and this is something that you feel like really passionately about before we jump in little news came across the running world last couple days and that is that dick hoyt died. Yeah that's right. He was eight years old and been suffering from a prolonged illness. And people may recognize the name. Dick rick whitehaven fixture of the boston marathon. Since nineteen eighty when dick. I pushed his son. Who was born a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy. So they were very recognizable. They had actually begun. Doing other marathons around the country in nineteen seventy seven and throughout multiple decades. They did dozens of marathons and triathlons together Before the elder hoyt retired from running several years ago. I think it was in two thousand fourteen. They ran their final boston marathon together but he was such an inspirational man and will definitely be missed for sure. And that's team hoyt. If you haven't heard their story definitely go. Google them and read about them. Also the boston marathon announced their aiming for an in person race field twenty thousand runners on their new date of october eleventh I guess registration starts for the in person race on april twentieth and after that registration is complete. Then they're going to open up the registration for the virtual edition of the race which they're going to open up seventy thousand spots so it's exciting to see. They're moving forward trying to make both portions of the race possible so you might actually get to go to the in person boston. I might actually have a full marathon on the calendar soon. So what is going on out there and empty land always cool things happening We get these wonderful emails and messages and we always love to read them here at the top of the show. So we got force angie. Yeah we got this email from jody. She says. Hi angie and trevor. I've been listening to your podcast since the very beginning way back to the first episode when trevor was mostly the tech guy indefinitely. Not the runner. He is now. I love the podcast information interviews and the encouragement it provides. The reason i'm writing is because of your recent interview with dick beardsley and it was episode three hundred and forty-three she says i was lucky enough to run and compete with him on the track team at the university of minnesota. At the time. I was a pretty fast sprinter. Relative to a small school and dick ran distance. I distinctly remember one day. When dick. And i headed out for an easy run together just for fun. Well i was running all out and dick loped along with that easy stride like it was nothing honestly guys. I could not keep up and i was sprinting. Pretty soon i was watching his back as he put more and more distance between us running like it was the easiest thing in the world while i gasped for breath that is i understood that i was in the presence of a truly great athlete. Dick was a really nice guy back then and he has not changed. He is truly an inspirational person. Keep up the great work. I love listening to you. And i run and you really do help. People believe in themselves. That's cool well. Thank you for sharing that story. If you haven't heard the dick beardsley episode definitely go back with one of our most popular pursued this year. Thank you jody for being a longtime listener. That's right this notice from catherine. She says. I recently completed my first half marathon with a friend. Hip flexor injury a few weeks ago. I did struggle halfway through most especially at mile eleven when it was all uphill i had leg cramps and my hip hurt but i finished despite crappy time. I'm just happy i finished. And that's all that matters..

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Why You Should Know About Team Hoyt

Marathon Training Academy?

00:56 sec | Last month

Why You Should Know About Team Hoyt

"Before we jump in little news came across the running world last couple days and that is that dick hoyt died. Yeah that's right. He was eight years old and been suffering from a prolonged illness. And people may recognize the name. Dick rick whitehaven fixture of the boston marathon. Since nineteen eighty when dick. I pushed his son. Who was born a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy. So they were very recognizable. They had actually begun. Doing other marathons around the country in nineteen seventy seven and throughout multiple decades. They did dozens of marathons and triathlons together Before the elder hoyt retired from running several years ago. I think it was in two thousand fourteen. They ran their final boston marathon together but he was such an inspirational man and will definitely be missed for sure. And that's team hoyt. If you haven't heard their story definitely go. Google them and read about

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