Four minute mile is broken in Letterkenny

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Two athletes created history by going under four minutes for the first time in Donegal for a mile event.

Mexican Juan Luis Barrios won the  Letterkenny AC Sub 4 Minute Mile Event at the Danny McDaid Track in Letterkenny in a time of 3.59.43.

He was just ahead of Vincent Mutai of Kenya who crossed the line in 3.59.63

There was a great turnout for the event which also saw Mark English set a stadium record in Letterkenny for the 800 m as he clocked 46.88