"As I looked over at the clock and saw 3:59.97 next to my name, I was completely euphoric. Seconds earlier my body was as heavy and exhausted as it had ever been. In an instant, I felt immortal."
It wasn't his "official" first since it was anchor leg for the Villanova DMR.
Brown comes from an athletically talented family as he is the brother of former NFL kicker and has another brother who's a kicker at Nebraska.
Michael Crawley explains how Bannister's sub-4 actually has a lot in common with Nike's sub-2 hour marathon project. Even if low tech by today's standards, at the time there were actually concerns about the legitimacy of Bannister's approach.
Disappointingly, Hunter and Slagowski will be in separate races.
*MB: Slagowski AND tamagno headlining national mile at PRE
*MB: Get Slagowski in Prefontaine Bowerman Mile
Muhumed missed a chance at a PR after colliding with Slagowski's pacer as he dropped out, but wasn't bitter about the accident.
*MB: Slagowski's rabbit tripped a competitor
Slagowski On Racing Drew Hunter: "I think it'd be a really interesting race," Slagowski said. "I think I could put up a good fight against him."