25 Feb '16, 10pm

After Olympic Marathon Trials, Athletes Question How Officials Handled Heat and Hospitality: In the days follo...

After Olympic Marathon Trials, Athletes Question How Officials Handled Heat and Hospitality: In the days follo...

From 164 men and 198 women who toed the starting line, six U.S. marathoners for the Games in August in Rio emerged: Galen Rupp, Meb Keflezighi, Jared Ward, Amy Cragg, Desiree Linden, and Shalane Flanagan. Flanagan, who struggled with the heat in the race’s final miles, collapsed at the finish line before her husband picked her up and carried her to a wheelchair. It was one of the race’s indelible images. Coming into the event with the fastest qualifying time among women, Flanagan was the highest profile athlete to suffer in the warm weather. But many others experienced similar difficulties. And those athletes—including top 10 finishers, some who struggled across the line in far slower times than they have run before, and runners who had to drop out—have raised questions about the race itself. Did race officials provide adequate hydration and medical care on a day when the ...

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