Track & Field Famous Players Quotes

Inspirational Track & Field Famous Players Quotes for Athletes

If you run 100 miles a week, you can eat anything you want - Why? Because..(a) you'll burn all the calories you consume,(b) you deserve it, and(c) you'll be injured soon and back on a restricted diet anyway.

- Don Kardong
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There will come a point in the race, when you alone will need to decide. You will need to make a choice. Do you really want it? You will need to decide.

- Rolf Arands
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You have to forget your last marathon before you try another. Your mind can't know what's coming.

- Frank Shorter
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Track and field was very big when I was growing up.

- Usain Bolt
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The will to win means nothing if you haven't the will to prepare.

- Juma Ikangaa
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The only one who can beat me is me.

- Michael Johnson
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The battles that count aren`t the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself - the invisible, inevitable battles inside all of us - that`s where it`s at.

- Jesse Owens
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Life is often compared to a marathon, but I think it is more like being a sprinter; long stretches of hard work punctuated by brief moments in which we are given the opportunity to perform at our best.

- Michael Johnson
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You must see yourself run the race over and over, time and time again. You must put yourself in critical positions and see how you would react in those positions before the race so when and if they do happen, the feedback is automatic.

- Rodney Milburn
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To be number one, you have to train like you're number two.

- Maurice Greene
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Run like hell and get the agony over with.

- Clarence DeMar
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No doubt a brain and some shoes are essential for marathon success, although if it comes down to a choice, pick the shoes. More people finish marathons with no brains than with no shoes.

- Don Kardong
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At the end of the day, if you're a professional athlete in track and field you are the CEO of your company.

- Carl Lewis
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I began with track and field because this is what I know.

- Sergei Bubka
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Marathon running is a terrible experience: monotonous, heavy, and exhausting.

- Veikko Karvonen
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I am now a legend. I'm also the greatest athlete to live. I am in the same category as Michael Johnson.

- Usain Bolt
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My thoughts before a big race are usually pretty simple. I tell myself: Get out of the blocks, run your race, stay relaxed. If you run your race, you'll win... channel your energy. Focus.

- Carl Lewis
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Mental will is a muscle that needs exercise, just like muscles of the body.

- Lynn Jennings
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My concentration level blocks out everything. Concentration is why some athletes are better than others. You develop that concentration in training and concentrate in a meet.

- Edwin Moses
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It was not perfect but I'm very happy. It could have been better, but I'm now looking forward to my second race of the season.

- Usain Bolt
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