Boston Marathon 2012 by the Numbers

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OK, here it is again. For whatever it is worth, this is what my goal time of 3:32:11 fares compared to all fellow finishers who worked hard last Monday in Boston. If you don't care about my stuff, I have general stats below my stats, so feel free to skip to it. I found something ...

Jim Ryun Story Book Review

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The Jim Ryun Story covers the first four years of his running career from 1962, when he was a mere 15-year-old high school sophomore, through 1966. With excitement and father-like warmth, the author Cordner Nelson tells a Cinderella story about this Kansas 'ugly duckling' turning into a 'physiological phenomenon', winning race after race and breaking ...