This Week's Missing Links, July 28

The best stories, videos, and photos I didn't post—until now.


A sprint and a leap into unknown, The New York Times

 One of the most dangerous roads to the Olympics, The Christian Science Monitor

 Meet Olympic open water swimmer Alex Meyer, ESPN

Photos from the Olympic trials, The New Yorker Photo Booth

On Kenyan runners, Dan Rather Reports

Interview with an Olympic marathon coach, Runner’s World

How do Olympians warm up? Runner’s World

Mickey Rourke says he beat Usain Bolt in a footrace, Yahoo

At least 107 athletes that could have qualified for Olympics drew doping bans, The New York Times

Inside the most intense drug testing in Olympics history, Wired Playbook

It takes a lot to rattle her, The Daily Beast

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