Levy didn't find out until the start of this season that he had been training and competing with the fracture for a whole year. Despite the injury he was still the Jamaican national champ this year.
Geis was an NCAA champion and placed 12th at the 1976 Games.
*MB: RIP Paul Geis
Marathons in Beijing, Istanbul and Hangzhou.
"I tell people you should do one marathon in your lifetime. After that, it’s optional. If you can overcome those challenges to get ready for a marathon and get to that finish line, it changes your life. You are going to find something you never thought you were capable of doing.”
Koike: "I would describe what occurred here as a decision without agreement."
Purdue was one of the 28 women who dropped out in the hot Doha conditions and she called the whole thing a "sh-- show."