WATCH: Nick Willis narrowly misses in first attempt to break sub-4 for 20th straight year

The New Zealand track veteran ran 4:00.22 at the stroke of midnight on January 1

Hobbs Kessler named Gatorade High School Track & Field Athlete of the Year

The high school phenom was one of the fastest middle-distance runners in the U.S. this year

Teenaged phenom Hobbs Kessler turns pro, signs with Adidas

The American U20 1,500m record holder will still attend Northern Arizona University, but he won’t compete as a collegiate athlete