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Cunningham, Glenn

(1909–88) track athlete; born in Elkhart, Kans. After overcoming severe leg burns suffered in a childhood accident, he established a world record for the mile in 1934 and won the silver medal in the 1500 meter race in the 1936 Olympics.
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1938 _ Glenn Cunningham sets a world indoor record in 1500-meter race at the AAU nationals at New York's Madison Square Garden.
Other notable recipients: Glenn Cunningham, Bob Richards, Wilma Rudolph, Bill Bradley, Jim Ryun, Mark Spitz, Frank Shorter, Bill Walton, Bruce Jenner, Carl Lewis, Edwin Moses, Greg Louganis, Jim Abbott, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Florence Griffith-Joyner, Peyton Manning, Michael Phelps and Shawn Johnson.
That, plus his admiration for his hero Glenn Cunningham, infuses him with a sense of balance.
Various ethnic groups may use different enzymes to process testosterone, says Glenn Cunningham, M.
Different ethnic groups may use different enzymes to process testosterone, says Glenn Cunningham, a clinical endocrinologist at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
Stoke, who host the return leg at Loomer Road this coming Saturday, also have Newport's Tony Atkin guesting for Glenn Cunningham, who broke a thigh in the first leg of their Young Shield quarter-final at Somerset last Friday.
They trailed the Rebels by 24 points from the first leg at the Oak Tree Arena on Friday and lost Glenn Cunningham with a broken leg, but somehow recovered to win 59-33 at home 24 hours later.
Stoke's Glenn Cunningham cried off for personal reasons and Mildenhall were left with no representative when Jason King got stuck in a traffic jam on the M4.
Lavigne also received the Glenn Cunningham Memorial Award as the organization's journalist of the year at the National Press Club.
STOKE POTTERS: Glenn Cunningham 10, Rider replacement for Ben Barker, Garry Stead 7, Lee Complin 6, Rusty Harrison 15, Barrie Evans 12, Jack Hargreaves 5.
Burza, from Berwick Bandits, was second, Glenn Cunningham third and Newport's Nick Simmons fourth.
We certainly were not thinking of a 10-year operating life," said JPL retiree Glenn Cunningham, who managed the Global Surveyor project through development and launch.