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You want to see a kick? Chris Solinsky last year at the Peyton-Jordan Invitational at Stanford (Palo Alto, CA). Everyone expected Galen Rupp to break the record, and he did. However, he did not break it nearly as much as Solinsky did. Solinsky closed the last 800 meters of his race in 1:56 with a last lap of 56 seconds. 

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Video looking at Chris Solinsky’s stride and comparing it to some of the world’s best.

first light by tomasz solinski on

I couldn’t find better picture for this . there is a life to discover.

Editor’s Note:

We’ve had a number of baby pictures submitted for this assignment, but this one struck me immediately, with the baby reaching out towards the light. Symbolic, yes, but in a convincing way.