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Frank Shorter on marathoning, music, skiing and more

by leandre on August 1, 2013 · 0 comments

in Notes from the Station

Meet Frank Shorter: 1972 Olympic gold medalist in the marathon.  Frank helped us celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the KeyBank Vermont City Marathon on May 26, 2013.

Bill Rodgers, Bart Yasso, Frank Shorter, Jeff Galloway

Bill Rodgers, Bart Yasso, Frank Shorter, Jeff Galloway

Our announcer, Tim Bomba, interviewed Frank about his early running days, how the sport of running has evolved, kids in running, barefoot running, his music collection, and more. Simply click the title to download and listen to the clip (they’re short!).

Introduction

Barefoot running

Changes in the sport

His ascent

Kids running

Marathoning too demystified

Running with music

Skiing history

Swashbucklers

The Finish Line

Don’t miss Bomba’s interviews with Bill Rodgers and Bart Yasso.

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