Bernard Lagat defends 1,500 title in Scotland meet Welcome! › Forums › Running Forum › Bernard Lagat defends 1,500 title in Scotland meetThis topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Ryan 10 years ago.Author PostsJanuary 26, 2008 at 9:48 pm #6996 RyanKeymasterGLASGOW, Scotland — World champion Bernard Lagat had a winning start to an Olympic year, defending his 1,500-meters title Saturday at the Norwich Union International indoor meet.Lagat finished in 3 minutes, 45.89 seconds after taking the lead in the final 200. His victory here last year was his first as an American citizen.“That was absolutely the kind of start I was looking for,” the Kenyan-born runner said. “That was a good test of how I've been doing in my training. This is where I am supposed to be right now.”ESPN.com articleAuthor PostsYou must be logged in to reply to this topic.