1. It's a sport you love and basically sacrifice your life for. Can't you relate to that? Do you run at all? You can't find the beauty in watching someone fulfill a dream?
That last part is what gets me the most, seeing somebody realize their life's greatest dream, and the raw emotion on their face. Hell I was getting a bit worked up watching Ennis, just so damn happy. Makes you realize there's still quite a lot of good in the world, despite all of the shit.