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Distance Events

Brief history of distance running and race walking events, including evolution of each event.

Fastest Mile Times: The Women’s Mile World Records
The greatest women's mile runs in track and field history.

The Greatest Olympic 1500 Ever? El Guerrouj Nips Lagat in Athens
Hicham El Guerrouj and Bernard Lagat waged a memorable duel in the 2004 Olympic 1500-meter final.

A Brief History of Distance Running Events
A Brief History of Distance Running Events

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