09 Feb '18, 5pm

Nice write-up by @slideginstorm of @tandfn on @HastyHastings as she preps for the Tokyo Marathon

Nice write-up by @slideginstorm of @tandfn on @HastyHastings as she preps for the Tokyo Marathon

Next Stop Tokyo Marathon For Worlds Medalist Amy Cragg by Sieg Lindstrom February 8, 2018 Amy Cragg, ’17 World Championships bronze medalist, Olympic Trials winner in ’16 and 9th-place finisher in Rio, is playing the marathon leadup to the Tokyo Olympics like a 4-year chess game. She plans to make her next move—strategic step 2 since Rio—mostly coincidentally, in the Japanese capital at the Tokyo World Marathon Majors stop in less than 3 weeks (February 25). “It was kind of after Rio that we started talking about the next 4 years, what I needed to improve upon and kind of what I needed to do to reach the next level,” Cragg tells T&FN , outlining the game plan she and Bowerman TC coach Jerry Schumacher are working from. “Worlds [’17] was decided because it was the last championship race I would be able to do before Tokyo. We decided to do that one with the goal of putting m...

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