"He gave us all a chance. He considered himself once an underdog. All he expected of us was hard work. He was always “there for us.”"
"I would argue that the Bolt era was somewhat damaging to the sport as too much of the marketing of the sport relied on the iconic Jamaican." + People are now wondering who will win the race, not finish 2nd.
He had a foot issue that kept him from running for much of January and then again for 4 weeks around indoor conference time.
"I need to be confronted with the world standard on a daily basis. Yes, I am comparing myself with Mary Keitany."
Blignaut won by 1 centimer as Piperi set a new US U20 record of 72-4.50 (2.06m).