Joe Sometimes wrote:
I think that when you talk about GOAT it comes down to American records, World records, Olympic medals, World Championship medals and Major Marathon medals.
Qualifying for Olympic teams simply doesn't cut it as relevant to the discussion of GOAT.
Shorter is still THE MAN.
Qualifying for teams doesn't cut it?
Good thing Meb has had an American record, Olympic medal and two major marathon wins.
You truly are a genius.