Quote Of The Day
“I am quite happy and relaxed and I don’t worry about it. I am rated highest. I can have the highest place in athletics. When you compare, you cannot compare only marathons. When you are comparing the best runners, I think they don’t have world records at 10,000m and 5,000m like me, or even (11 world titles) cross-country like what I achieved. If you read all this together, I have the highest place.”
– Kenenisa Bekele talking about where he stands when discussing who is the greatest distance runner of all time. The LRC staff had this discussion ourselves a little over a year ago: LRC Debate: After Berlin, Who Is The Greatest Of All Time? Kenenisa Bekele, Haile Gebrselassie Or Mo Farah?
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