Quote Of The Day
“You’ve got to think the Kenyans are not unbeatable … I was trying to push the pace because I knew if I did nothing until the last lap then I might regret it. I wanted to give myself the best chance and didn’t want to be walking off the track thinking ‘what did I expect? I didn’t do anything.’ So I just gave it a go.”
“… It feels surreal, almost comical,” she said. “I’m 40 now and have two kids and my youngest is only 10 months, so to be out there and trying to race against the Kenyans and getting a medal seems it’s like I’m dreaming, really.”
– England’s Jo Pavey after getting Commonwealth Games bronze in the 5,000 as a 40-year-old, 10 months after giving birth to her second child.