Christian Taylor won the World Champs in 2011 and the Olympic gold medal in 2012. In 2013, Christian Taylor was shut out by Teddy Tamgho’s win. In 2014, Taylor rededicated himself and won the 2015 World Champs in 2015, with Pedro Pichardo, who was silver in 2013 and 2015. In 2016, Christian won his second gold medal at the Triple Jump.
Christian Taylor speaks in this interview on what drives him, what movitates him, and how competitng with Pedro Pablo Pichardo helped him rediscover his love for the triple jump and competing.
An intense interview, this is a view into what makes one of the finest athletes in the world function!