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World Record For 400m

Places to see in ( Palma de Mallorca - Spain ) Serra de Tramuntana The Serra de Tramuntana is a mountain range running southwestnortheast which forms the northern backbone of the Spanish island of Mallorca. Serra de Tramuntana is also the name given to the comarca of the same area. On 27 June 2011 the Tramuntana Range was awarded World Heritage Status by UNESCO as an area of great physical and cultural significance. The highest peak is the Puig Major which at 1445 metres is the highest…

Kamaljit Sandhu, a superb athlete, won the gold medal for the 400 metres during the Asian Games at Bangkok 1970. She ran the distance in 57.3 seconds. She was the first Indian woman to win gold medal at any Asian games. That year she also won two national tides for the 200 and 400 metres. The records she set remained unbroken for ten years. She received Padma Shri award in 1971. She inspires many. #WomenOfPunjab

Felix Rimmer, the record holder on the 200 m and 400 m dash and Adjudant to Sportführers Dr. Rainer

michael johnson - Michael Duane Johnson (born September 13, 1967) is a retired American sprinter. He won four Olympic gold medals and eight World Championships gold medals.[5] Johnson currently holds the world and Olympic records in the 400 m. He formerly held the world and Olympic record in the 200 m, and the world record in the indoor 400 m. He also currently holds the world's best time at the 300 m. His 200 m time of 19.32 at the 1996 Summer Olympics stood as the record for over 12 years…

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Grover Klemmer, Jr. (1921 – 2015) While running for the University of California, he lettered in American football, basketball and track and field. He was called the "golden boy" for the Golden Bears. In 1941, he set the world record for the 400 metres, running 46.0 around a single turn at the University of Pennsylvania on June 29, 1941. Two weeks earlier, he anchored the Bears mile relay team to a world record in 3:09.4, edging out the USC team anchored by Hubie Kerns by 4 inches.

America's Anne Curtis, left, with Karen Harup of Denmark after they had finished the women's Olympic Games 400-metres Freestyle Final at the Empire Pool, Wembley, London, Aug. 7, 1948. Curtis won the race , with Harup taking second place. The first five in the race all beat the Olympic Record time that had been set in 1936. (AP Photo)

Irene Szewinska, sprinter & long jumper, 7 Olympic medals; world records (100-m, 200-m, and 400-m)

Prominent Black Canadians Donovan Bailey Donovan Bailey is one of the greatest sprinters of all time. As someone who held the world record for the 100 metres, and the title of World Champion and Olympic Champion, it is not surprising thatTrack and Field News named him “Athlete of the Decade” in the 100 metres, and that the rest of us knew him as “The World’s Fastest Man.”