debbie heald is doing very well, although no longer able to run, there was an article on her a couple of months ago.
they should fly her in to watch cain probably break her record, the symbolic passing of the torch, just like greg meyer should be present when the next american wins boston, symbolic connections by history is good.
It actually is a pretty sad story. But certainly better than Danielson.
On the other hand, Tom Sullivan, who set the high school mile record back in 1961, continued on to do well at Villanova and is in fact at 70 still running some decent miles.