This is my daily chat with #RunBlogRun viewers and track fans on all things track & field!
This is Coffee With Larry, live from Doha, Qatar for the opening of the Diamond League! This is CWL for Wednesday, May 3, 2023!
1. This is the final schedule for the 2023 Doha Diamond League, May 5, 2023.https://doha.diamondleague.com/programme-results-doha/
2. RunBlogRun will be here, LIVE providing social commentary, stories and pithy comments, find us on twitter, FB and IG at RunBlogRun.
Glorious middle eastern food, en route to Doha, May 2, 2023, photo by Larry Eder
3. Managers tell me, the women’s 100 meters is stunning! Dina Asher-Smith, Sha’Carri Richardson, Abby Steiner, Sherika Jackson, Twanisha Terry!
Dina Asher-Smith, photo by Getty Images for British Athletics
4. I think the Men’s 200m with Kenny Bednarek, Andre De Grasse, Fred Kerley and Mike Norman could be insane!
5. The Doha DL will end with Faith Kipyegon running, this writer predicts, the obvious WL!
6. All you need to know on the adidas Atlanta City Games, May 6, in Atlanta, GA, on streaming and onsite, 3.30PM-9.40 PM, https://www.adidasatlantacitygames.com/meet-info
7. NB Outdoor Champs, June 15-18, 2023 (sponsored), www.nbnationals.com.
8. Do not miss the biggest 10k in the known universe, #peachtreeroadrace, (sponsored), www.atlantatrackclub.org/peachtree!
9. Looking for a discus or a pole for vaulting, check out Fibersport USA (sponsored), www.fibersportsusa.com.
10. Tori Bowie, one of our most talented sprinters, tragically died on 3 May at the age of 32, this is a memorial written by Stuart Weir, https://www.adidasatlantacitygames.com/meet-info
Noah Lyles in Atlanta to help announce adidas Atlanta Games, photo by Paul Ward
11. Watch for some fun pieces from Deji Ogeyingbo this weekend, as well as Stuart Weir, and Justin Lagat, on #runblogrun!
12. If you are in LaLaLand on May 6, then, we recommend not buying a couple of Lattes and take that $15 and go to TRACKFEST at Hilmer Lodge Stadium, on May 6, 2023 for Sound Running’s fun track meet, you get six food trucks, a beer garden, athletes running their hearts out and Hilmer Lodge Stadium! https://www.soundrunning.run/trackfest