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

This is #CoffeeWithLarry for Saturday, April 13, 2024.

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Our topics:

1. The Boston Marathon is Monday, April 15, 2024.

Emma Bates, 127th Boston Marathon
April 17, 2023,
photo by Kevin Morris

2. The BAA 5ks had 9000 runners today and were won by Cooper Teare and Foyten Tsegaye, by Race Results Weekly, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/teare-tesfay-win-boston-5-k-to-kick-off-marathon-weekend.html

Fotyen Tesfay winning the 2024 Boston 5-K (photo by Jane Monti for Race Results Weekly), used with permission.

3. The BAA Mile Invitational was won today by Casey Comber and Krissy Gear, by Race Results Weekly, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/teare-tesfay-win-boston-5-k-to-kick-off-marathon-weekend.html

Casey Comber takes BAA Invitational Mile, by Jane Monti for Race Results Weekly, used with permission.

4. Hellen Obiri and Evans Chebet are Kenya’s hopes at Boston on Monday, April 15, 2024, by Justin Lagat, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/teare-tesfay-win-boston-5-k-to-kick-off-marathon-weekend.html

Hellen Obiri, Bank of America Boston Marathon
Press Conference and Elite availability, photo by Kevin Morris

5. Do the Commonwealth Games have a future? by Stuart Weir, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/does-the-commonwealth-games-have-a-future-after-all.html

Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, 2014, photo by Martin Bateman

6. Dynamic Duo: Jacob Kiplimo and Beatrice Chebet star at World Cross Country in Belgrade, by Deji Ogeyinbgo, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/dynamic-duo-jacob-kiplimo-and-beatrice-chebet-shine-at-2024-world-athletics-cross-country-championships.html

Jacob Kiplimo, Uganda, World Cross Country, photo by Randy Miyazaki/TrackandFieldphotos,

7. Cathal Dennehy on the 2024 World Cross Country, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/2024-world-athletics-cross-country-reflections-and-memories-by-cathal-dennehy.html

8. Stuart Weir reviewed the new book by Sydney McLaughlin Levrone, Far Beyond Gold, https://www.runblogrun.com/2024/04/far-beyond-gold-sydney-mclaughlin-levrone-nashville-thomas-nelson-2024.html

Far Beyond Gold, Sydney McLaughlin_Levrone

9. The 128th Boston Marathon can be seen in the US on #ESPN from 8.30 AM to noon Eastern time, #ESPN2 at 4.30 AM with streaming! All day Boston Boston Marathon

Coffee with Larry will be back Monday, after the Boston Marathon, around 2 PM Eastern time!

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