Carl Lewis Says Long Jump At An All-Time Low

American track and field legend Carl Lewis says the sport is slowly dying and the men’s long jump has hit an all-time low. The four-time Olympic long jump champion also took a swipe at the gold medal performances of Great Britain’s World and Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford — calling them pathetic. Rutherford won […]

Carl Lewis former coach says the American shades Usain Bolt

It has been the favourite parlour game of the track and field world these past few weeks after Usain Bolt added world championship domination to his Olympic exploits, continuing to smash world records and push our understanding of how fast a human being can run. Is Bolt the greatest of all time and is he […]

Carl Lewis: ‘Who cares I failed drug test?’

Carl Lewis has broken his silence on allegations that he was the beneficiary of a drugs cover-up, admitting he had tested positive for banned substances but claiming he was just one of “hundreds” of American athletes who were allowed to escape bans. “There were hundreds of people getting off,” he was quoted as saying. “Everyone […]

Carl Lewis still puzzled by Bolt’s fast improvement

American sprint and Long Jump legend Carl Lewis is still puzzled by the fast improvement of Jamaican sprint marvel Usain Bolt, who set the world alight with some superb sprinting. “He (Usain Bolt) could be the greatest sprinter of all time. I don’t know. “But I think it’s interesting how in our sport, in our […]