27 Jan '16, 11pm

Olympic Trials Marathon Field Will Include Two Married Couples

Olympic Trials Marathon Field Will Include Two Married Couples

(c) 2016 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved. Used with permission. The exclusive group of 211 men and 246 women who have qualified for next month’s U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon is actually comprised of smaller, even more exclusive cliques, like “A” qualifiers (27 men and 42 women), sub-2:12 men (9), sub-2:30 women (10), and Olympians (7 men and 16 women). But perhaps the most exclusive group are married couples. There are only four: Esther and Cole Atkins, Sara and Ryan Hall, Emma and Drew Polley, and Lindsay and Tim Tollefson. However, since Cole Atkins scratched with a foot injury and Ryan Hall retired from elite competition earlier this month, only the Polleys and the Tollefsons both plan to be on the starting line in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 13. Recently, in a series of telephone interviews, both couples shared their paths to the Trials and hopes for race ...

Full article: http://running.competitor.com/2016/01/olympic-trials/olym...

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