Four laps, four quarters of a mile, under 4 minutes.
Special offer for American Running Association members: 25% off tickets to the HONORS Gala on May 26th. Tickets are available by calling Nancy Talbot at 800-776-2732 x 17.
Legendary Milers slated to appear: Wes Santee, America's best hope in the early 50s to be the first person to break 4 minutes; Don Bowden, the first American who ran sub-4: Jim Bailey, the first person to run sub-4 on U.S. soil, Dick Buerkle, the last American to hold the world record in the mile (indoors), Doris Brown Heritage, the first woman to run a sub-5 minute mile, and several other legends in the mile. An exclusive video from Sir Roger Bannister will be viewed at the Honors Gala.
Event Goal: Raise funds to support "One-on-One, Walk & Run," the ARA's youth fitness program designed to increase the physical activity levels of kids across the United States.
AMERICAN RUNNING HONORS GALA
Ritz Carlton--Pentagon City
(Washington DC Area)
When: May 26, 2004
6:30 pm Cocktails and Silent Auction
7:30-10:00 pm Dinner and Program
SPONSORSHIP AND TABLE
SALE INFORMATION: www.americanrunning.org
Click on ARA HONORS.
FURTHER INFORMATION: Please call 800-776-2732 and speak with Dave Watt (ext 13) or Nancy Talbot (ext 17) or email Dave: firstname.lastname@example.org
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|Publication:||Running & FitNews|
|Date:||Mar 1, 2004|
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