Kenya’s 800m runner David Rudisha has been named IAAF Athletes of the Year.
Rudisha, 21, twice eclipsed the world 800m record in 2010, the previous record held by Kenyan-born Danish Citizen runner Wilson Kipketer, had stood since 1997; lowering it to one minute 41.01 seconds, in a sparkling season of 11 consecutive victories.
His award ends a run of four consecutive years in which sprinters have been named athletes of the year.
Congrats on the success we salute you!
Watch the videos below.. he makes it look so eazy!
Berlin Aug 22, 2010 breaks the 13 yr old record..
Then One WEEK later in Italy he shaves another 0.07 second off..WOOZA!