The Road to Ocho

Dave McGovern is a 7-time 8-time (!) USA Track & Field Olympic Trials finalist in the 20 kilometer and 50 kilometer race walks. Only a handful of athletes in any track and field event have appeared in five consecutive Trials; fewer still have qualified for six. Only two have extended the streak to seven — hammer thrower Ed Burke, and McGovern. The Road to Ocho follows Dave McGovern in his quest to stand alone at eight by qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Trials.



One Response to “The Road to Ocho”

  1. Rogo Says:

    Best of luck, Dave. The whole St. Cloud, Mn racewalking community will be pulling for you! Seriously, I am very thankful for all the help you and your books have provided me on my race walking journey. Keep enjoying yours! Rogo

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