This is my daily chat with #RunBlogRun viewers and track fans on the world of track & field!

This is Coffee with Larry for Monday, April 29, 2024.

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Our topics:

1. The Drake Relays concluded on Saturday, April 27, 2024; here are the results: https://results.drakerelays.us/

K.C. Lightfoot wins pole vault at 5.82m at Millrose, first Men’s PV since 2014

2. The Penn Relays were a fantastic success this past weekend, ended Saturday, April 27, 2024, https://pennrelaysonline.com/Results/schedule.aspx

Penn Relays

3. The Suzhou Shanghai Diamond League was on
April 27, 2024, some great performances!
https://www.runblogrun.com/…/yangtze-delta-athletics

Akine Simbine won the 100m at Suzhou DL, photo by Suzhou/Shanghai Diamond League

4. Did you see the results from the first DL meet of the season, Xiamen, last week: https://www.runblogrun.com/…/eight-observations-on-the

Torrie Lewis, all of nineteen, just won the Xiamen 200 meters over Sha’Carri Richardson photo by Matthew Quine for Diamond League AG

5. Event-by-event review of Suzhou meeting, from EME News: https://www.runblogrun.com/…/mondo-close-at-625-barega

Suzhou is a Diamond League meeting on April 27, 2024.

6. Here’s another piece on Suzhou/Shanghai, https://www.runblogrun.com/…/athletes-flying-at-the

Selemon Barega takes the 5,000m, photo by Suzhou/Shanghai Diamond League

7. The first two meets on the Diamond League in China were a resounding success! I hope to visit them in 2024. The crowds embraced the meets, the global broadcast and performances were quite good.

8. Kudos to #USATFbermuda, which had great runs from #AbbySteiner, #NoahLyles and #TamaraDavis, plus the incomparable #Kiranijames.

9. LA Grand Prix is May 17/18, www.usatf.org.

10. adidas Atlanta City Games is May 18, 2024; more to come on this one!

Noah Lyles, photo by Paul Ward

11. Nike Pre Classic May 25, 2024, is a one-day affair that should rock! www.nikepreclassic.com.

12. The US Olympic Trials will be June 20-29, 2024, in the track capital of Lane Country, Eugene, Oregon.

13. Here’s our piece on Morgan Lake from Stuart Weir: https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/morgan-lake-talks-coaching-technique-and-chasing-2-meters.html

14: Really enjoyed this interview with Zach Panning! https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/zach-panning-six-questions-with-the-man-who-made-orlando-2024-mens-marathon-an-honest-race.html

See you tomorrow on #CoffeewithLarry

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