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Friday’s Olympic Trials Audio Files

Here are the audio files recorded from Friday's Press Conferences and Round Table Interviews with... Frank Shorter [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Frank_Shorter_Jan13_2012.mp3" preload="true"] Bill Rodgers [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Bill_Rodgers_Jan13_2012-10_02_00AM.mp3" preload="true"]

Amy Hastings Media Round Table Conversation

For a few years after her career at Arizona State, 10-time All-American Amy Hastings waffled. “It seemed like no matter what I did, I couldn’t get things right,” said Hastings at a roundtable media session on Thursday. Questionable choices, bad moves, doubt and indecision; overtrained and overweight at the same time. Do I really want

Deena Kastor Press Conference

Deena Kastor wasn’t sure she would ever come back. She wasn’t even sure she would want to. A three-time Olympian and 2004 silver medalist in the marathon, Kastor was 35 when she broke her foot – it sounded like “a Popsicle stick breaking and feathering” – while running the 2008 Olympic marathon in Beijing. She

Media Round Table Wrap-up

Many of the top contenders met with media from around the world during an afternoon of round table interview sessions. Below are highlights from some of the participants: Nick Arciniaga  Arciniaga has dealt with injury in the fall and had a relatively short build up to the trials, but he is reassured that he has

Thursday’s Olympic Trials Audio Files

Here are the audio files recorded from Thursday's Press Conferences and Round Table Interviews with Magdalena Lewy Boulet - [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Magdalena_Lewy_Boulet_Jan2012.mp3" preload="true"]   Deena Kastor - [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Deena_Kastor_Jan_2012.mp3" preload="true"]   Desiree Davila - [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Desi_Davlia_Jan2012.mp3" preload="true"]   Nick Arciniaga - [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Nick_Arciniaga_roundtable_Jan_12_2012_1_18_32PM.mp3" preload="true"]   Mo Trafeh - [mejsaudio src="http://www.hmcpresscenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Mo_Trafeh_roundtable_Jan_12_2012_3_08_02PM.mp3" preload="true"]   Shalane Flanagan - [mejsaudio

Trials Contender: Desiree Davila

With about 500 meters to go in the Boston Marathon last April, Desiree Davila took the lead. The crowd lining Boylston Street went berserk. The television announcers were agog. Longtime reporters in the press room gasped. An American woman had not won the Boston Marathon in 26 years. An American woman had not even been

Trials Contender: Brett Gotcher

The broad shoulders, the gleaming smile, the tan, the tousled blond hair – Brett Gotcher looks like he should be surfing off the coast of his native California. And for good reason: Gotcher, 27, grew up surfing in Watsonville, known as home to vast fields of strawberries and abundant great waves. It’s only 26 miles

News Access Guidelines for the U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon

NBC has released the News Access Guidelines for the 2012 U.S. Men's and Women's Olympic Trials Marathon. Please carefully review these guidelines below: This is to advise you that NBCUniversal Media, LLC (“NBC”) has acquired the exclusive right in the United States and its territories and possessions, excluding Puerto Rico (the “Broadcast Territory”), to cover

Media Teleconference: Meb Says He’s Recovered From Foot Infection

With only 70 days between the ING New York City Marathon and the Olympic Trials Marathon, Meb Keflezighi – trying to make his third Olympic team – knew there wasn’t time for anything to go wrong. Something went wrong, although everything seems to be going right again. During a media teleconference on Thursday, the 36-year-old

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