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Usain Bolt is the fastest track runner in the 100 and 200. Can he also do similar times running a mile?

Usain Bolt is the fastest track runner in the 100 and 200. Can he also do similar times running a mile? Recently, the New Yorker featured Usain Bolt, the world record holder for the 100 and 200 and is considered the fastest sprinter. The fastest miler comes in at three minutes and 55 seconds.  Very few elite runners are able to break 4 minutes. With Bolts ability to run short races at amazing times, considering how his body is built, it is reasonable to consider that he should be able to run a fast mile, but maybe not. Training is one of Read More »