Saturday, October 5, 2013

'Ten Minute Battle: Izumo Ekiden, Japan Pre-Race'

http://thinkfastwaitrun.blogspot.jp/2013/10/ten-minute-battle-izumo-ekiden-japan.html

Joe Stilin (Reebok/Zap Fitness) writes about his upcoming trip to run the Oct. 14 Izumo Ekiden as part of the U.S. Ivy League team against the very best of the Japanese collegiate system.

2 comments:

Masato said...

It seems odd to me that the IVY League Team isn't the IVY League anymore; it seems like mid-to-high tier runners from Stanford, Wisconsin, and other non-IVY-League colleges making up most of the team. Why is this so?

Brett Larner said...

As the linked post says, this year's Ivy League team is made up entirely of Ivy League runners.