01/17/16 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Tyler Cardillo, number 2, on his way to a 4:11 mile and a Florida State championship.

COURTESY PHOTO Tyler Cardillo, number 2, on his way to a 4:11 mile and a Florida State championship.

Growing up in the 1950s, I’d occasionally see a young man running along the streets of the city, but I don’t recall ever seeing a woman running.

Today, regardless of age or gender, it seems all the streets should have a separate lane just to accommodate the multitude
of runners.

In 1954, 25-year-old Roger Bannister became the first man to break the four-minute mile. I remember pictures of him all over our high school for his tremendous accomplishment. (more…)