Bernard Lagat's new indoor American record. Photo: PhotoRun.net
Rupp also breaks record.
Bernard Lagat set a new indoor American record over 5000m at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games. Lagat’s time of 13:11.50, broke Galen Rupp’s record of 13:18.12 set in 2009. Rupp, also in the race, set a personal best and is now second all-time for American’s indoors over 5000m with his time of 13:14.21.