28 Sep '14, 1pm

Dennis Kimetto's marathon world record by the numbers:

Earlier today Dennis Kimetto ran 2:02:57 at the Berlin Marathon to break the world record and become the first person in history to go under 2:03 on any course. Here are a few fun factoids in the wake of Kimetto's mark. Kimetto's average pace per mile: 4:41.5 Kimetto's average pace per 5K: 14:34.9 Kimetto's average pace for one lap of a standard outdoor track: 69.93 seconds Number of times the men's world record has been broken since 2002: 6 How many of those new records were set in Berlin: 6 Number of Americans whose PR on record-eligible course would have been within a mile of Kimetto: 2 (Khalid Khannouchi and Ryan Hall) Number of Americans whose half marathon PR on record-eligible course is faster than Kimetto's marathon pace: 5 (Ryan Hall, Dathan Ritzenhein, Mark Curp, Meb Keflezighi and Abdi Abdirahman)

Full article: http://www.runnersworld.com/elite-runners/dennis-kimettos...

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