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Men’s 800m World Record Progression

The last 3 men who held the world record for the 800m have collectively held it for 35 years. Alberto Juantorena from 1976 to 1979, Sebastian Coe from 1979 to 1997, and Wilson Kipketer from 1997 to present (January 2010). … Continue reading

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My Early Influences

I started running at the age of 11 back in 1984. Aside from my Uncle Manny, there are 3 international runners that had a great influence on me as an athlete. 1. Lasse Viren: Back in 1987 I saw on … Continue reading

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