Kirani James – 22.08.2012 – 11:00 – 11:20 (English)
Qu: Is it easy to manage everything?
A :I always get that question, it is easy to manage, with a very strong family base and right people around you.
Qu : Could you run faster and under 44 seconds?
A: It is possible, and there is always room to run faster.
Qu : Is it easy to recover after a race because you look fresh? How would it be once home ?
A : The secret is the fish I eat (laugh), It will be a lot a fun once home
Qu : When you celebrate, are you drinking, dancing ?
A : I dont drink, I like to go out with friends, but prefer to stay quiet, rest with family.
Qu : Are you still motivate after the Olympics games ?
A : Of course I am, as long as I am running and represent my country, I will do it with a lot of fun.
Qu : Are you nervous before a race ?
A : Not really
Qu : Tell us about the pleasure to run the 400m because it is a hard event ?
A : I have a lot of pleasure and enjoyed running the 400m, becausde it is sophisticate race, that is what I do best and there is where I am the best
Qu: I saw you exchanged your jerseys with Oscar Pistorius
A: He is a great athlete, courageous and a real guy, the way he behave on the pitch is the same out of the pitch.
Qu : Do you have apprehension about competing in Lausanne, and what about the soft curves ?
A : I dont worry about anything, the 400m is the same eveywhere.
Qu : What are you going to receive once home, house, money ?
A : I expect a lot of fish (laugh). Money would not replace happiness, seeing people happy and the country makes me happy.
Qu : Michael Johnson was fast at start, then slowing down and finishing fast, what is your strategy ?
A: I do not have a specific strategy, I run fast the all time.
Qu : We are seeing a lot of caraibian athletes competing at a high level, what caused that?
A : The emergence of caraibian athletes is due to the development in infrastructures, and we will see even more very soon.
Qu : What are you going to eat today ?
A : Of course fish.