An Amazing World Record Attempt – Twice!

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    When it comes to world records, most of the world’s recognition of such running events occur at the shorter distances – like Usain Bolt’s Olympic greatness. As the distance gets longer, it seems more of the population loses touch with interest in such runs. In my mind, interest should grow even more at records that take place in the higher mileage ranges. After all, most people cannot comprehend actually running 26.2 miles, 31 miles (a 50KM distance) – forget about the 100K and higher distances! But, maybe since people cannot relate to the distance they also have no interest in records set there? Michael Wardian Attempts World Record 50K Treadmill – Twice! But, this record and its record holder is one that deserves to be recognized for his achievement. Michael Wardian is, quite simply, an incredible runner. He has competed in races of all distances and does amazing feats like running, and winning, back-to-back marathons. Not a whole lot of people can claim that! Back in 2013, I profiled him in a... The post An Amazing World Record Attempt – Twice! appeared first on Running with Miles.

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