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Warren Weir, From Hurdler To 200m Runner

“Leaving high school in 2009, I said I had a vision. I called it Vision 2012. I wanted to make the team but at that time I wanted to hurdle not knowing eventually that in 2012 I would be running the 200 metres,” said Weir, who admitted he wanted to make the team from 2009 while still in high school.

“It is an honour to be representing Jamaica at the Olympics. This was my first senior games. To know that I am coming from the hurdles to a flat sprint event, for a sprinting country, it feels very good.” Read more>>

Source: Jamaica Gleaner


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