The Shoe Addicts present, Tyson Gay, 100 meter AR holder, note by Larry Eder


Tyson Gay had not raced between July 2011 and June 9, 2012. On June 9, 2012, Tyson Gay ran 10.00 into a negative 1.5 wind at the adidas Grand Prix. On June 23, 2012, Tyson ran the first round of the 100 meters at the US Trials, winning his heat. On June 24, 2012, Tyson Gay ran the semi-final, moved to the final, with a 10.04. In the final, on the evening of June 24, 2012, Tyson Gay and Justin Gatlin dueled, with Gatlin taking first and Gay taking second.

Tyson Gay, the AR, is on the 2012 Olympic team for the 100 meters. This video is of an interview, produced by the Shoe Addicts, on Tyson Gay, held on Thursday, June 21, 2012.

We found Tyson Gay very thoughtful about his upcoming race. Special thanks to Global Athletics & Marketing and adidas for the opportunity to interview Tyson Gay.

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