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Discussion: Roger Bannister dead at 88

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Mar 4, 2018 1:12 PM # 
Bags:
Sigh. Feeling older and older. Fighting it the best I can mentally and physically...some days actually feel the clock goes back but then it 'springs' forward in the 'bad' direction soon afterward...
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Mar 5, 2018 11:27 PM # 
Esko Siren:
Yeah, definitely the end if yet one more era.
Mar 6, 2018 5:40 PM # 
Bags:
He really accomplished a lot. Even his running was very impressive as he hardly trained. I just read where he took 5 days off to just walk and hike around shortly before he set the record. I read his book but its been 30 years. I think I still have it. If he had been motivated and had the time he might have run at least 3:55 if not better.

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