Boston, March 2, 2014- David Torrence lead the 1000 meters race after 400 meters. He split 1:48 at 800 meters and charged first to the finish line with a new American best indoor time of 2:16.76. Torrence's run eclipsed the old record set by David Krummenacker, 2:17.86. Canada's, Nate Brannen finished second place in a time of 2:16.76. Last month Torrence helped set a World record for 4 x 800 meters in Boston.
Bio: Larry Eder has had a 44 year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach, magazine publisher and now, journalist and blogger. His first article, on Don Bowden, America's first sub 4 minute miler, was published in RW in 1983. Larry has published several magazines on athletics, from American Track & Field to the U.S. version of Spikes magazine. He currently manages the content and marketing development of the RunningNetwork, The Shoe Addicts and RunBlogRun.
Of RunBlogRun, his daily pilgrimage with the sport, Larry says:
"I have to admit, I love traveling to far away meets, writing about the sport I love, and the athletes I respect, for my readers at runblogrun.com, the most of anything I have ever done, except, maybe running itself."