"American Miler inspires while capturing the power of the human spirit! " -- Trisha Meili, author, I Am the Central Park Jogger: A Story of Hope and Possibility
"Dr. Kiell has written the definitive biography of a giant figure in American sport." -- Robert J. Corrigan, author, Tracking Heroes: 13 Track & Field Champions
"Enables the reader to appreciate the exploits and character of this great American heroCunningham the athlete and Cunningham the man." -- Howard Schmertz, Millrose Games Meet Director Emeritus
"Glenn's life is an inspiration to anyone with the will to succeed in the face of overwhelming odds." -- Richard Traum, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, Achilles Track Club
"I feel again the ache of muscle, the sear of lung, the sting of cinders as we stride. " -- Paul Borel, former classmate and teammate of Glenn Cunningham
About the Author
Paul J. Kiell is a psychiatrist, a former editor of the American Athletic Association Quarterly, a runner and a swimmer. His work has been published in Running Times and Runner's World.