“‘The Winnah’ Alligator – Horse of Iron” was the inscription that sporting artist and illustrator Paul Brown chose to describe Alligator, the bay gelding that he noted won… 907 more words
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I’ve been meaning to get this blog post up for a while but overwhelming business has prevented me…despite it being half-term! But anyway, I have finally gotten around to it which is a good thing because a lot of things have been going on in my running over the past few weeks! 997 more words
Thirty years ago sportswriter Kenny Moore published a compilation of his best writing about runners for Sports Illustrated.
His stories included profiles of people such as David Moorcroft, the British runner who ran 13:01 for 5000 meters, breaking the world record by a full six seconds. 735 more words