This movie is one of the most inspirational movies you will ever see. It is about David Rudisha, and his amazing World record in London during the Olympics. But, it is about more than that. It is about one of the world’s most amazing athletes.
Now that David Rudisha has fallen to earth, and is coming back to fitness, a level that he had in London that was inspiring, I believe that David Rudisha is more inspiring than ever. This past weekend, in the Commonwealth Games, David Rudisha showed his class by behaving graciously when he took silver in the 800 meters to Nijel Amos. Nijel Amos spoke for all of us when he said that ” David Rudisha is the 800 man. “
Larry Eder has had a 52-year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach, magazine publisher, and now, journalist and blogger. His first article, on Don Bowden, America's first sub-4 minute miler, was published in RW in 1983. Larry has published several magazines on athletics, from American Athletics to the U.S. version of Spikes magazine. He currently manages the content and marketing development of the RunningNetwork, The Shoe Addicts, and RunBlogRun. Of RunBlogRun, his daily pilgrimage with the sport, Larry says: "I have to admit, I love traveling to far away meets, writing about the sport I love, and the athletes I respect, for my readers at runblogrun.com, the most of anything I have ever done, except, maybe running itself." Also does some updates for BBC Sports at key events, which he truly enjoys. Theme song: Greg Allman, " I'm no Angel."