Quote Of The Day
“He was calling me Silver Man. ‘How are you Silver Man?'”
” … I’m looking for a very good time in my first 600m. My aim is to cross the first 200m in 23 seconds, cover the second 200m in something like 23.8 and try to finish the last 200m strongly, so I’m planning to run around 1:12.”
– David Rudisha talking about how his coach Brother Colm O’Connell joked with him after he finished second in the Commonwealth Games 800. The subpar season hasn’t stopped Rudisha from thinking big, though, as he’s going for Johnny Gray‘s 1:12.81 600m WR tomorrow in Birmingham.