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

This is Coffee with Larry for Tuesday, February 28, 2024.

This is our almost daily podcast on all things Track & Field!
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Our topics:

1. The RAK Half Marathon was where we were last week. RAK is the fastest half marathon in the world. #VisitRasAlKhaimah

RAK Half Marathon start, February 24, 2024, photo by Giancarlo Columbo

2. Daniel Makeito won the men’s race in 58.45; he is now off to his debut in the London Marathon.=, #VisitRasAlKhaimah

3. Daniel Makeito was most popular on FB with 300,114 likes post-race, Daniel next race at London Marathon, #VisitRasAlKhaimah

4. Benard Kibet Koech was most popular on social media, namely X, formerly Twitter. 80,000 fans loved Koech’s post! #RAKhalfmarathon,

Benard Kibet Koech, Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon, photo by Larry Eder, February 23, 2024

5. Tsigi Gebrselama had just over 311,000 likes on Facebook, #RAKhalfmarathon,

Tsigie Gebreselama of Ethiopia – winner of the elite women’s race at the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon photo by Giancarlo Colombo

6. 2.62 million viewed our coverage of #RunBlogRun for Ras Al Khaimah, #rakhalfmarathon

7. The World Indoors in Glasgow is March 1-3, 2024. This Indoor Champs has a huge number of stars with only 2 defenders not returning, one is Marcell Jacobs.

NBC broadcast for 2024 World Indoors

8. NBC network is showing the champs via Peacock on March 103, 2024, at 4.45 AM each day, Eastern and 2 pm Eastern are the times to see, plus replay on CNBC and live for two hours on Sunday.

Mondo Duplantis, World record holder, indoors and outdoordoors, 6.21 meters, photo by Kevin Morris (from Nike Pre Classic 2022)

9. The World Champs will have some fantastic races; please watch for our previews!

10. 57 US team members going to Glasgow!

11. RunBlogRun will have the team live on the ground in Glasgow, as well as remote coverage. Watch Stuart Weir, Justin Lagat, Deji Ogeyingbo, Cathal Dennehy, and our photo team cover the WICGlasgow2024.

See you tomorrow on Coffee with Larry!

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