As I understand it you are obliged to win the race???
The rules state
'any runner sporting the number 1 is obliged to at least try to win the race - and if they do not succeed finish in the top 3 - any athlete failing to do so will be subjected to a drug test and may sunsequently be banned for a period of mot less than 2 years and will not be allowed to compete at the 2012 (or any other Olympics or Commonwealth Games) unless successfully suing the British Olympic Assoication'
I must admit I'm tempted to stand at the front for the photo opportunity and then make way for everyone as they go past. I haven't got a snowball's chance in hell of coming in the top 3.
Maybe you are the only runner ?!
Guaranteed top 3 finish - enjoy the moment , it is unlikely to come again (statistically )
Either you were the most eager entrant on the planet
Or your name is Aaaba Aaaabe
Keep us posted.......
........ no pressure.......
He's a girl?
You are a winner, Coops.
A very special little winner
Visit the official Runner's World page
Follow Runner's World on Twitter
Other Natmag-Rodale Sites
Run For Charity
About Runner's World
Runner's World is a publication of Hearst Magazines UK which is the trading name of The National Magazine Company Ltd, 72 Broadwick Street, London, W1F 9EP. Registered in England 112955. All rights reserved.
Website powered by: Immediate Media Company Ltd. | © Runner's World 2002-2014 |