OLYMPIC TRIALS HQ

Welcome to HOKA NAZ Elite Olympic Trials Marathon Headquarters!! This page features links to all articles, podcasts, interviews and more that featured our athletes in advance of the Trials, and in their aftermath. Check back often as we will continually update the page. Enjoy!!

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ARTICLES/BLOG POSTS

NBC Sports – Ahead of Marathon Trials, Defending Champion Aliphine Tuliamuk on Motherhood, Injury and What Matters Most

Olympics.com – Marathon supermoms Aliphine Tuliamuk, Stephanie Bruce and Kellyn Taylor supporting each other to the start line

Citius Mag – Kyle Merber’s Potential U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Women’s Picks

Citius Mag – Kyle Merber’s Potential U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Men’s Picks

Runner’s World – How Futsum Zienasellassie Revived His Running Career—And Became a Top American Marathoner

Women’s Running – Nearly Two Dozen Moms to Join the 2024 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials Field

Citius Mag – Everything To Know About The 2024 Olympic Marathon Trials: Men’s Race Preview

Citius Mag – Everything To Know About The 2024 Olympic Marathon Trials: Women’s Race Preview

Road Trail Run – US Olympic Marathon Trials Preview with Hoka NAZ Elite Athlete Lauren Hagans

Humans of HOKA – Futsum Zienasellassie

Women’s Running – The Women’s 2024 U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon Will Be the Most Diverse in History

Runner’s World – Your Guide to the 2024 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Indy Star – Futsum Zienasellassie’s winding path to Olympic Trials: ‘I proudly call myself a Hoosier.’

Road Trail Run – A User’s Guide to the 2024 US Olympic Team Trials Marathon Trials

VIDEOS

Citius Mag – HOKA NAZ Elite WORKOUT: Final Preparation Before 2024 U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon

Citius Mag – 2024 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials Pre-Race Show | Top Athletes and Storylines To Watch

Humans of HOKA – Futsum Zienasellassie
From a small village in the Debub region of Eritrea, to Nothern Arizona University in the USA, to the biggest races on the world stage, Futsum’s journey has been a long one. And at times, he’s questioned whether being a professional runner was worth the sacrifices he had to make. The latest Humans of HOKA tells his story.

Citius Mag – 2024 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials Course Tour – Orlando Preview, Overview

PODCASTS

I’ll Have Another with Lindsey Hein – Aliphine Tuliamuk – 2020 Olympic Marathon Trials Champion on Motherhood and her Training Leading into the Olympic Marathon Trials
Listen to Aliphine talk about her build-up to these Trials as well as her reflections on winning the 2020 Trials, and her perspective shift since becoming a mom.

Running in Circles – Nick Hauger on qualifying for the marathon Olympic trials, running for NAZ Elite and more
Nick talks about his long and at times difficult journey to the Olympic Trials. A good listen!

I’ll Have Another with Lindsey Hein – Kellyn Taylor – Mom of Four, 2:24 Marathoner for HOKA NAZ Elite Ready for Another Olympic Trials Marathon
Hear about Kellyn’s Trials prep, her thoughts on the 2023 NYC Marathon, training as a mom of four, her most recent pregnancy, super shoes, mindset, and much, much more.

I’ll Have Another with Lindsey Hein – Lauren Hagans – Debuting the Marathon in 2:25 with the Win at Grandma’s Marathon Heading into the Olympic Trials Marathon
Lauren talks with Lindsey about her successful debut marathon, battling imposter syndrome, HOKA NAZ Elite, the Olympic Trials, and much more.

Lactic Acid Podcast – Deena Kastor and Dominique share their predictions for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials
American marathon great, Deena Kastor, and host Dominique Smith give their predictions for the Trials (while drinking wine) in this super fun podcast.

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