interesting trivia -- thanks!
Here's a footnote to it, from The Independent
, 26 August 2008, "The Day I Beat an Olympian." Dumpleton's story is the third segment -- the others are interesting, too.http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/olym ... 08507.html
At the time of this article, he was 52yo, a history teacher. He reports in the interview some of his PBs: 4:01 mile & 2:25 marathon, among others. A good runner.