Felix hits her stride to win elusive gold

Felix hits her stride to win elusive gold

Kingston : Jamaica | Aug 09, 2012 at 1:17 AM PDT
Source: Sacramento Bee
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What look was supposed to sweep across Allyson Felix's face once she realized what transpired Wednesday night, when Americans won medals in rapid succession on the track?...Felix, 26, has been in her sport's consciousness since she was a teenager, when she seemingly could run as fast as she... FULL ARTICLE AT Sacramento Bee
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