Seeking American record, Lagat eager for Carslbad 5000m, by Chris Lotsbom, RRW,used with permission.
Bernard Lagat, 39, recently won the silver medal for the 3000 meters indoors in Sopot, Poland. This coming weekend, Bernard Lagat will try and break the nearly eighteen year old AR at 5000m on the roads, 13:24, set by Marc Davis! The following story was written by Chris Lotsbom for Race Results Weekly.
Bernard Lagat, and his fan club, February 2014, photo by PhotoRun.net