New 100 mile and 12 hour WR's

  • American Zach Bitter set a new WR in the 100-mile with a time of 11:19.13 this is a 6.48 per mile pace. 
  • This was set on a 443 meter track in Milwaukee Wisconsin
  • Zach's time takes almost 10 minute off of the 2002 record set by Russian Oleg Kharitonovs of 11:28.03   
  • Zach continued to run to the 12 hour mark and also set a new 12 hour world record of 104.8 miles
  • Bitter had the preveios 12 hour record of 101.65 miles.
  • Bitter has held the America 100 record since 2013 with a time of 11:40:55