28 Apr '15, 5pm

The 4xMile showed how crazy running can be. Why that race was so awesome

The 4xMile showed how crazy running can be. Why that race was so awesome

Why the 4xMile jog-fest is good for the sport This article usually recaps all the top performances from the weekend in a nice tidy format. It’s basically a “what you missed if you weren’t stalking track and field results like we were” so that you don’t have to sift through meets like a crazy person, aka letting FloTrack do our job. But this week, you’re going to have to do some of that sifting on your own. All we’re talking about here is the infamous 4xMile at Penn Relays , the most talked about race of the weekend by far, on a weekend when the London Marathon was going on and Paula Radcliffe was running the final marathon of her career. Yes, the epic theatrics of the anchor legs at Penn have out-shined all, with a hot debate being waged as to whether the extreme tactics that unfolded were good or bad for running. Should we applaud these collegians for a thrilling finish, ...

Full article: http://www.flotrack.org/coverage/251665-Whos-1/article/31...

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