Gladwell demolishes Chavez in mile match-up of the century

Experience won out over youth in the David and Goliath race of the season

Chris Chavez and Malcom Gladwell face off tonight

After weeks of build-up, the two journalists are finally going head-to-head in a one-mile showdown Friday night

Mile race between Malcolm Gladwell, Chris Chavez set for May 21 in NYC

The two journalists will square off at the Trials of Miles event later this month