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Meet the 2016 Competitors: Jack Bolas

Jack Bolas | Men’s Elite Mile

Jack Bolas is a well known name around the Triangle, as he was a multiple time state champion while attending Chapel Hill High. He also was the first person to ever run a sub 4:00 mile in the state of Alaska!

Social Media: Twitter | Instagram

College: University of Wisconsin
Club: New Jersey-Jew York Track Club
Coach: Frank Gagliano
Mile PR: 3:57.39

5 Things About Me: Jack Bolas

  1. I’m a diehard UNC Tar Heel basketball fan.
  2. Sandy Roberts and I were high school running nemeses, trading off state championships for several years.
  3. I ran Cross Country and Track at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Go Badgers!
  4. My current part-time job is tutoring high school math and science.
  5. This could very well be my final race as a professional on North Carolina soil. Hope it’s a good one!

North Carolina connection?
I am from Chapel Hill and went to Chapel Hill High School.

Learn more about Jack at: VIS Experience | Run with the Pros

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