In 1992 in the Olympics in Barcelona a man named Derek Redmond is about to do the 400 meters race. He is also from British.Before the race starts he is feeling so worried.He also might be so nervous because he want’s to win and if he doesn't win his contree might be mad at him.
When the race started Derek Redmond was running so fast that his hamstring snapped.He was in lots of pain and he started to cry also he was so upset because he did not impress his dad.But he did not give up at all so he just started to hop on one leg.
When Derek Redmond broke his hamstring halfway to the finish line his father Jim Redmond came to help him walk.Derek Redmond is an amazing athlete because he is always trying his best and he keeps going even if he is in pain. You never give up at thing and you never quit. When Derek Redmond dad was helping him walk to the finish line.