LetsRun.com note: The post below is in response to the quote of the day which can be found here: https://www.letsrun.com/2013/homepage0918.php
-3:53 mile HS record
-incredible win at US Championships 1500
-8:11 2-mile NR
-repeat US champion at 1500
-made finals at World Championships
-27:34 10,000m win over Ritzenhein
-incredible victory at US Championships 1500 again, over eventual world champ Lagat
-3:30 1500m, Paris Golden Leage victory over Lagat, Baala
-3:46 mile NR
-made finals at World Championships again
-1:43 800m, giving him a 10,000 / 800 combo that is still unmatched in world history
Is that "sporadic"? To even compare it to Wheating's so far is a great disrespect to the astonishing career of Webb, who may be more responsible than anyone for the resurgance of American-born athletes on the world stage.
To be fair, if that's really what Len Johnson meant, he is only reflecting the poor armchair quarterbacking of the LetsRun forums.