Editorial-Don’t Work-Play to Keep Fit – Strength Magazine – April, 1925

When a new champion in the field of sport first appears upon the scene, he is probably the greatest single influence for health building in the America of his prime. Think of the boys who have been inspired to make themselves champions by the example of Nurmi this winter. Here is a man who has led a natural life where achievements are out- standing, and where methods· are just different enough from our commonly accepted standards to revive interest in middle distance running.

Stark CenterUniversity of Texas