If people ran the Melbourne Cup, what would be the record time to the nearest minute?

(i.e. What is the record time for a runner over the distance of the Melbourne Cup?)

If people ran the Melbourne Cup, what would be the record time to the nearest minute?

(i.e. What is the record time for a runner over the distance of the Melbourne Cup?)

The record for 3,200m is just under 8 minutes, as set by Daniel Komen of Kenya.