31 Dec '12, 10pm

2012 IN REVIEW: The fastest race times of the year

The Olympic year of 2012 saw several fast performances by runners on the track and the road. Yet among the major distances, in certified races, there was just one new world record. Here's a comparison of how the fastest times in 2012 compare with world and American records. Click to enlarge chart See also: Top 10 General News Stories of 2012 Top 15 Offbeat Stories of 2012 Top 10 Elite News Stories of 2012

Full article: http://www.runnersworld.com/elite-runners/fastest-race-ti...

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