20 Mar '13, 10pm

In praise of Wilson Kipsang/NYC Half Marathon story, by Elliott Denman, note by Larry Eder: Wilson Kipsang win...

NEW YORK - I've been around the track a few times. I've been down roads here, there, everywhere. And I plan to keep heading in all these familiar directions for years and years to come. To backtrack: I heard this radio flash on May 6, 1954 - "Roger Bannister of England runs the first sub-four minute mile." I picked up the newspapers the morning of June 30, 1956 to learn that (a) Charlie Dumas had become the first human to loft himself over a high jump bar set at seven feet or more, and (b) Glenn Davis had become the first ever to run the 400-meter hurdles under 50 seconds, both at the USA Olympic Trials the night before. I actually got to see Jim Hines run the first electronically-clocked 100 meters in 10 seconds or less - his 9.95 at the Mexico City Olympics, October 14, 1968. Bob Beamon long jumped clear past the 28-foot "barrier" - to 29- 2 1/2 - at Mexico City, too. I ...

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