The First Sub-Four Minute Mile (?)


In the spirit of not taking things for granted, it occurred to me that Roger Bannister doesn’t have to be the first human to have run a mile in less than four minutes. This is in no way intended to detract from what he did, especially with the Sixtieth Anniversary of the run coming in May. This is unquestionably a historic achievement and a testament to dedication to your sport, and determination to reach a goal. (more…)