Meet the world’s best marathon runner in 55+ age group

Alexei Sorokin
Jan 7 · 8 min read

As a passionate runner, I’ve been following Yuri Strofilov on social media for a while; we have one common friend. We’re both Russian, though Yuri is in Russia and I’m in the US. He thinks in minutes per kilometer and I — per mile!

When I asked Yuri for advice on a couple of topics he kindly responded. We are now planning to collaborate on a running publication (see at…