Presidential Medal of Freedom awarded to Olympian Jim Ryun

Presidential Medal of Freedom awarded to Olympian Jim Ryun

United States President Donald Trump conferred the Presidential Medal of Freedom to decorated runner and former congressman Jim Ryun during a ceremony conducted at the White House. The President described Mr. Ryun as a ’giant of American athletics’ and a ’dedicated public servant.’ Mr. Ryun bagged a silver medal in the 1968 Olympics, and set records in the mile and 1,500m in 1967.

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