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February 2009 Runner's Web Trivia

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  • 1. Who was the first runner to break 10.0 seconds for the 100 Metres? ....Answer

  • 2. Who was the first runner to break 4 minutes for the Mile? ..... Answer

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  • 3. Name the person in the photo above. ..... Answer

  • 4. In what race did two runners both break 4 minutes for the mile for the first time and who were the two runners? .....Answer

  • 5. Who won the Olympic Marathon running BAREFOOT setting an Olympic record? .....Answer

  • 6. Who was the first runner to break 3:50 for the mile? .....Answer

  • 7. Who was the first runner to win both the 400M and 800M at the Olympic Games? .....Answer

  • 8. Who set an Olympic record in the Men's 1500M in the Mexico City Olympics in 1968 and who did he beat? .....Answer

  • 9. This American 800M runner was noted for the golf cap he wore during the race, which he would through off when he started his kick.
    1. Rick Wolhuter;
    2. Dave Wottle;
    3. Johnny Gray;
    4. Don Bowden.

  • 10. Three born-and-bred Kansans and Kansas University runners dominated the mile run during their careers. Which of the following milers was NOT from Kansas?
    1. Wes Santee;
    2. Jim Ryun;
    3. Glenn Cunningham;
    4. Marty Liquori.

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