You are reporting the following post to the moderators for review and possible removal from the forum

yippee
RE: talent = times and championships
Yeah, saying that some of the African athletes aren't young/teenagers merely because they look old is a poor argument. Physical maturity varies greatly from individual to individual, and nearly all of the athletes that are good when young are early bloomers. Yes, look at Webb - he looks much older than he is. If we were to base age only on how someone looked, people would say Webb isn't 21 or 22 but 31 or 32. There are definitely some athletes out there that are older than they claim, but that argument has no validity.

Hit the submit button below if you want us to review the post.

If you feel this is urgent or want a reply, email us at [email protected] about the post and please include a link to the thread the post is on and what page number/post on that page it is.