Quote Of The Day
“I do not feel pressure because of who my parents are. I feel that it’s more of a good thing that I have them there. Someone who’s been through it, someone I can go to for advice who I know is on my side.”
“… [My dad’s] going to say they didn’t have this event when he was younger. He’s going to say – well, he can’t say he ran faster than me when he was my age because I did! That feels pretty good. I’m one step above him.”
– Myles Marshall talking after winning 800 gold at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in China with a 1:49.12. Marshall comes from some great genes as his father ran 1:43.92 to make the Olympics and his mother ran 2:00.81. We talk more about Marshall and his parents in this week’s Week That Was.