That's a good observation. But what is your reasoning, if I may?
there is a difference between best and fastest
You probably mean "zenith," not "nadir." But I guess it depends upon one's perspective.
Wazzuh was at the nadir of its John Chaplin recruiting the best Kenyan atheltes he could find.
AAU Junior Championship
1. 29:11.0 Rudy Chapa, Hammond HS, IN junior (old HS record Gerry Lindgren 29:17.6)
2. 29:11.2 Eric Hulst, Laguna Beach HS, CA junior
3. 28:23.2 Mark Finucane, East Tennesse U
4. 29:27.2 Bill McChesney,South Eugene HS, OR soph (class & world age-16 record)
5. 29:30.6 McGuire, U of Michigan
6. 29:33.2 George Watts, Edison HS, VA senior
7. 29:46.0 Thom Hunt, Henry HS, CA senior
No Days Off is a call for consistency, moderation and patience: the full-time, year-round commitment to the process. Two athletes put the 2019 No Days Off Collection, featuring winter performance apparel made from Australian Merino wool, through its paces over a cold-weather training camp in Craftsbury, Vermont. Film directed by Emily Maye and produced with support from The Woolmark Company.