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Africa Is Grooming the Next Generation of Sprinting Champions

Under-20 100 meters world record and Commonwealth gold in the bag, and more to come

A picture of many African children smiling and playing together, depicting how the best sprinters are being groomed in Africa now.

Africa is not known for sprinting.

On the track, we are considered the best endurance runners. The people who go the mile, break records in marathons and long-distance races.



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