By Laura Pappano
That blur you see is a 45-year-old woman breaking a record. (OK, snapping with an iPhone enhances the effect in this case).
That’s right. Yesterday at the Stratton Faxon New Haven Road Race – which was also the Men’s and Woman’s 20K National Championships – Colleen DeReuck set a world record for women over 45 when she crossed the finish line at the New Haven Green on Temple Street in 1:07:19.