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9.23.20

A prodigy’s teenage career at an end, are world records on the horizon?

Norway's Jakob Ingebrigtsen has produced impressive world class...


9.19.20

Don Gehrmann: Wisconsin Badger Mile star

London 1948 Olympian won 39 consecutive major Mile races from...


9.16.20

Great Matchups: Liquori Beats Ryun in The Dream Mile

“I wanted us both sagging in the stretch, looking more like boxers,...


9.12.20

How Dan King set 60-64 age group Mile world record

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A prodigy’s teenage career at an end, are world records on the horizon?

September 23, 2020

Norway's Jakob Ingebrigtsen has produced impressive world class times and performances as a teenager, including a 3:51.30 Mile

By Mathis Brorstad, SportInDepth.com

One of the most scrutinized teenagers in the history of distance running, Jakob Ingebrigtsen of Norway, just celebrated his 20th...

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Don Gehrmann: Wisconsin Badger Mile star

September 19, 2020

London 1948 Olympian won 39 consecutive major Mile races from 1949-52 and also four consecutive Wanamaker Mile titles (1949-52)

From USTFCCCA

Don Gehrmann of Wisconsin – the first athlete to ever win three NCAA titles in the Mile / 1500 meters – rarely had a particularly fast time.

“I only...

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Great Matchups: Liquori Beats Ryun in The Dream Mile

September 16, 2020

“I wanted us both sagging in the stretch, looking more like boxers, both dead, like we were running on sand.”

From Track & Field News

Track's rich history is full of great head-to-head clashes. To kick off our new series of trips to the TFN vaults to find coverage of some of the most...

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Aaron Yoder Smashes “World Record” for Backwards Mile

September 14, 2020

“When I’m running backwards, it almost feels like I’m flying."

By Katie Dupere, Men's Health

Run a Mile in this guy’s shoes and you’ll probably fall on your ass. That’s because Aaron Yoder is famous for his backwards running style—and recently broke the official Guinness World Record for...

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