Happy Friday and welcome back to Generate!
This weekend—very late tonight actually—your host is eager to see a fascinating experiment in human energy: a Nike-backed attempt to break two hours in the marathon under tightly controlled conditions on a Formula One track in Italy. Viewing info here. The expert consensus is that it's super-duper-duper unlikely, but that the extraordinary Eliud Kipchoge has the best chance. Letsrun.com has a great and appropriately skeptical table-setter here.
Ok let's dive in . . .