2012 US Olympic Trials - Men's 50km Race Walk Photo Story

As the clock ticks by the smiles leave the competitors faces and the real work begins. The first 20-25K is really just a warmup.

Taylor-Talcott with intense focus

Equally intense is our lead pack probably wondering who will break down first

25K down, in 5th place, but certainly not out of it

Stroupe looking strong in front

Just over halfway it looked like Stroupe might just make a break

It's amazing how "slow" really fast walkers can look
when competing with the best in the country

Talyor-Talcott walked her own race aiming to break
the 4:35 time standard for the men's World Cup.

Meet director Philip Dunn being interviewed

Allen James walking fast on about 50k a week of training

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