Mile http://nhpr.org en The Mile Still Matters To Track & Field http://nhpr.org/post/mile-still-matters-track-field <p>Track and field has a numbers problem. As in, there are just too many of them. The 60, 26.2, 4-by-8, 2-oh-3, 5, 8, 10k&hellip;</p><p>Back in the 1950s, there was one number that mattered.</p><p><em>&quot;I think there are only a handful of achievements like breaking 4 minutes for the first time, in any sport, that comes close to what Roger Bannister has done.&quot;&nbsp;</em></p> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Todd Bookman 9849 at http://nhpr.org The Mile Still Matters To Track & Field