Always educate yourself.
I think that every single person should play sports.
I'm a competitor.
In running, I can internalize that intensity. I can handle it because it's me and I'm coming back in the next race. I'm always ready for the next race.
Because Ready Coming
Every kid needs a mentor. Everybody needs a mentor.
Follow your passion, be prepared to work hard and sacrifice, and, above all, don't let anyone limit your dreams.
I want to give as many Canadians the opportunity to be successful and if we can use their athletic gifts to get them a free degree or a free diploma across the border then I guess I'm doing my job.
Successful Their Job
A team sport is not very good for me, because I can't take losing.
Good Because I
I love music, and a lot of it. Jazz is probably on the top with guys like Miles Davis. But I even enjoy music from the '60s and '70s.
Music Even Love
I'd like to be a more consistent starter. I'd like a smoother transition from crouching to running. I have to learn to relax during a race and how to breathe.
More Transition Smoother
I'll have to say winning the Olympic gold in Atlanta is a crowning achievement, along with the gold in the relay in the same games.
Crowning Games Olympic
I'm Jamaican, man. I'm Jamaican first. You gotta understand that's where I'm from. That's home. That you can never take away from me. I'm a Jamaican-born Canadian sprinter.
Where I Me