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Beyond the Stride (Ep. 9): Rocky Hansen

Rocky Hansen, the best true freshman in the NCAA so far this fall, joined The Stride Report for a half-hour conversation! The superstar rookie talks with TSR's Ben Weisel about his unexpected rise as a top-tier low-stick, his journey through the elite high school ranks, adapting to collegiate racing and more.

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Seamless transition to the NCAA (0:15)

Battling numerous superstars in high school (2:12)

Running sub-four minute mile in high school (10:05)

Has Hansen surprised himself with his impressive start? (14:48)

Welcome to the NCAA moment (16:13) Adjusting to racing 8k distance (18:45)

Differences/expectations between high school and college (21:12)

Goals and expectations for later this season (23:11)

Track vs cross country preference and future track goals (26:30)

Most excited about future of Wake Forest (30:08)


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