So if success is finance dependent why are we so crap at athletics?and why are the ethiopians and kenyans so good?
cos track and field isn't an elitist sport, more countries compete, running shoes are cheaper than a boardman one off and therefore natural talent shines through,
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/commen ... 542323.ece
it would be nice to see what would happen if a few african nations had £22m to spend on cycling,
plus kids in the uk think track and field is a ps2 game, and when mummy and daddy got divorced daddy moved into housing estate which was built on top of the school playing fields, cos we have a housing shortage in the uk yet the population remains the same,
personally i have nothing against us winning lots of medals, but i hope those who appreciate it more than me played the lottery, cos britain didn't pay for it, british national lottery players paid for it
Giant Cadex CFM1 1991 single speed