Runners celebrated the 50th anniversary of Jim Ryun's record-breaking mile run in San Diego on June 5.
Thursday marks the 50th anniversary of Jim Ryun’s record mile run as a high schooler.
The storied mile distance race is making a comeback.
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The San Diego event will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Jim Ryun's sub-4-minute mile performance.
Catching up with the high school mile legend half a century after he made history.
Jim Ryun ruled the classic race distance in his day, and even broke the world record on two occasions.
An event marking the 50th anniversary of Jim Ryun’s extraordinary feat to become the first high school boy to run a sub-4 minute mile.
His coach thinks he can break the four-minute barrier.